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Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat and Eschara
On from 30 Mar 2010 till 24 Apr 2010
Union Theatre
by Mark Ravenhill and Phillip Whiteman
Genre(s): New Writing

Tickets: £12 / (£8 concessions)

About: Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat and Eschara

This provocative double bill of short plays showing the effects of war and terrorr on modern society brings together work by Mark Ravenhill, one of the most challenging writers in modern British theatre, and Cheekish Productions founder and artistic director, Phillip Whiteman.

Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat is a cycle of three shorts plays (Crime and Punishment, Paradise Lost and Fear and Misery) which began life as part of Ravenhill For Breakfast at the 2007 Edinburgh Fringe.

Whiteman's Eschara is the first play to touch on the after effects of the 7/7 attacks on the London transport system and has been supported by Transport for London (TfL).

Supported by Sir Ian McKellen, Zoe Wanamaker, Tom Stoppard, Dominic Cooke and Mark Ivanir.

Directed by Dan Ayling.
Design by Rhiannon Newman Brown.

Tickets: £12 / £8 concessions.


"Gutsy, intelligent, truly dramatic theatre." – Remotegoat
"Dialogue crackles like machine-gun fire" – The News, Portsmouth
"Brutal and thought provoking" – The Argus
"Eschara is presented with a refreshing simplicity" – Brighton Reporter
"An ominous, claustrophobic landscape of trauma and paranoia" – Broadway Baby
"Will leave you awestruck." – Three Weeks Daily
"Each play is approached with sensitivity, despite the subject matter being, at times, harrowing." – The Dirty South Webezine

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