Meek

Theatre (drama, new writing)

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  • Traverse Theatre (Venue 15)
  • Times vary. Click 'Dates, times and prices' to view the calendar
  • Jul 31 Aug 4-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-26
  • 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Headlong in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre
  • Warnings: No latecomers admitted. Contains depictions of violence
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

In a society where private lives become political and freedom of expression is not an option, Irene finds herself imprisoned. As tales of her incarceration spread overseas and her growing exposure becomes a threat, she is forced to make a brutal decision. Penelope Skinner’s (Linda, The Village Bike) new play is a haunting vision of ruthless state control, tense friendships and one woman’s determination not to be broken. Presented by the exhilarating Headlong (People, Places & Things, This House) and directed by Amy Hodge, Meek is a tale which reflects on our own fraught times.

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