Do You Speak British?

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Dates and Times

21 September 2014 to 22 September 2014 at 7pm

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Ticket information

£10

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Presented by Short Back and Sides

Writers were challenged to respond to this question and interrogate ideas of Britishness, language and identity.

This is a hugely pertinent subject – immigration, nationalism and independence all seem to make news headlines on a daily basis. We were keen to see how writers living in Britain would interpret and grapple with this question. From the response, a carefully selected collection of short plays emerged and found homes with their own directors and casts. Each play has an identity and a sense of completeness but together the plays come together as a show – a collaborative piece that explores the question, Do you Speak British?

About the company

Short Back And Sides is a project questioning the lack of diversity in theatre. Our approach is to give voices, both quiet and loud, the spotlight through small but perfectly formed plays. 

(Image)  Iker Merodio

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