These shows will be performed by Rose Bruford Wigan students.

Growth by Luke Norris

Luke Norris’s play Growth is a dark comedy. The play’s action unfolds in a series of duologue exchanges with Tobes as the one constant character throughout the play. Tobes is a young man who hates his job at a garden centre and has no plans for the future. When his long-term girlfriend dumps him, his boss, Jared, tells him not to come back to work ’till someone’s made you a man’, and advises Tobes to get himself on Tinder.

 

Wednesday 28 February – 7.30pm

Thursday 29 February – 7.30pm

Friday 1 March – 7.30pm

Saturday 2 March –  2pm

Venue: The Mill at the Pier Theatre, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, WN3 4EF

Show Programme

This production contains themes and references to adult content,  terminal illness, death and dying.

This amateur production of Growth is presented by arrangement with Nick Hern Books.


Breathing Corpses by Laura Wade

Amy’s found another body in a hotel bedroom.

There’s a funny smell coming from one of Jim’s storage units.

And Kate’s losing it after spending all day with the police.

There’s no going back after what they’ve seen.

Breathing Corpses was first performed at the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs in February 2005.

 

Wednesday 6 March – 7.30pm

Thursday 7 March – 7.30pm

Friday 8 March – 7.30pm

Saturday 9 March – 2pm

Venue: The Mill at the Pier Theatre, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, WN3 4EF

 

This production contains themes and references to dying and suicide.

This amateur production of Breathing Corpses is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals Ltd. on behalf of Samuel French Ltd. www.concordtheatricals.co.uk


Box Clever by Monsay Whitney

Monsay Whitney’s play Box Clever is a darkly comic play about a young mother living in a women’s refuge.

Marnie is a young woman in her late twenties, stuck in a women’s refuge, trying to escape toxic relationship patterns, just wanting to do the best for herself and her daughter. But how do you get out of a rut when everyone you know is a liability?

 

Wednesday 13 March 7.30pm

Thursday 14 March – 7.30pm

Friday 15 March – 7.30pm

Saturday 16 March – 2pm

Venue: The Mill at the Pier Theatre, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, WN3 4EF

 

This production contains themes and references to domestic violence, child abuse and drug usage.

This amateur production of Box Clever is presented by arrangement with Nick Hern Books.

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