A naked photo of Scarlett goes viral. Rumours spread across smart phones like wildfire and her reputation becomes toxic, threatening to shatter the fragile unity of the girls she has grown up with. But how long can Scarlett remain silent? And why isn’t it the same for boys?
Girls Like That by Evan Placey, a play for Years 9 and 10, will be performed by a company of professional and ex-prisoner actors and will tour to London schools and colleges from 6 to 24 October 2014. A post-show discussion and accompanying workshop with members of the cast is also available.
SHOW AVAILABLE: 6 to 24 October 2014
AGE GUIDE: 13+ (Year 9 and 10)
Contains strong language
DURATION: 75 mins plus Q&A
CAPACITY: 150 (can perform 2 shows per day if required)
GET-IN: 1.5 – 2 hours (immediately prior to the performance)
WORKSHOP: 90 mins (for up to 25 students)
REQUIREMENTS: A school hall, gym or large drama studio (a stage is not necessary)
We find that it works well to do the performance after first break and the workshop after lunch.
TRAINING: Free Teacher CPD session at the Unicorn Theatre: Thu 16 Oct, 4.30 – 7pm