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Writer : Tim Elgood
Director : Theresa Keogh
Designer : Gem Greaves
Lighting Designer : Mark Pritchard
Sound Designer : Drew Baumohl

Growing old is inevitable. Growing up is optional


It's the unexpected things that rekindle the unique bond between brother and sister. An ageing parent is one. Alzheimer's is another.

But life's too short. There are new places to go and new people to meet. And new discoveries to be made - not least between brother and sister and their family experiences past present and future.

Share Jed and Rosie's revelations in Tim Elgood's funny and poignant play about growing up, growing old and a lifetime of rediscovery.

Presented in association with Derby Live.

Target audience age: 14+ years
Running time: 90 mins approx
Interval length: 20 mins


New Perspectives is an East Midlands' based touring theatre company, specialising in bringing new work to rural and community audiences. Through an annual programme of original adaptations, rare revivals and new writing, we aim to bring live theatre that is diverse, affordable and accessible into the heart of wide-ranging communities, as well as to regional, national and international venues.  
Our productions are testament to the fact that rural theatre is as relevant, challenging and vital as theatre made for any other environment. Our participatory projects, career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts makes tangible difference to people where they live.

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