Charged (NHB Modern Plays)

Six plays about women, crime and justice
Product Number: WEB24642
Released: 06 Oct, 2014
Business Term: Multiuse 75 Circ
ISBN: #9781780013923
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
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Description

The heartbreaking truth about the lives of women in the criminal justice system is exposed in these six plays by some of the most exciting and distinctive female voices in British theatre. Commissioned and premiered by Clean Break, a theatre and education company working with women whose lives have been affected by the criminal justice system. The collection includes:Fatal Light by Chloë MossTaken by Winsome PinnockDream Pill by Rebecca PrichardDoris Day by E V CroweDancing Bears by Sam HolcroftThat Almost Unnameable Lust by Rebecca Lenkiewicz 'a gripping vitality... It's striking how the overall tone is not stridently feminist, but quiet and matter-of-fact. Charged feels more urgent for it.' - Guardian 'unlocks the drama - and the pity - of tough justice.' - Time Out

Original Publish Date: 06 Oct, 2014

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