by Mel Pennant
"What would you do to save your son? Everything? Anything? Lie?”
On Michael Thomas’ birthday, his cake sits in his mother’s living room, its candles burning undisturbed. Jackie wants to clear her conscience, whilst Evelyn’s got a big speech to deliver on the 15th anniversary of Michael’s fatal stabbing. Are some things better left unsaid?
Cast & Crew
Evelyn Judith Jacob
Jackie Penny Layden
Director Anastasia Osei-Kuffour
Designer Helen Coyston
Lighting Designer Simisola Majekodunmi
Sound Designer Xana
A co-production with tiata fahodzi, Wrested Veil, Leeds Playhouse and Soho Theatre
21 - 29 February
"Provocatively and evocatively powerful"
Fairy Powered Productions
"The two women, united in sorrow are played magnificently by Judith Jacob and Penny Layden... powerful stuff"
The Yorkshire Post
"An impressive two hander"
Always Time for Theatre
"Jacobs and Layden were superb... and the direction by Anastasia Osei-Kuffour was excellent"
Tyke it to the Limit