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Writer : debbie tucker green
Director : Jack McNamara
Designer : Maxwell Nicholson-Lailey
Lighting Designer : Bethany Gupwell
Sound Designer : Adam McCready (Poetical Machines Ltd)

trade (2019) Featuring: GRACY GOLDMAN, SHARLA SMITH and RACHEL SUMMERS

Photography by Robert day

Welcome to the Caribbean. Where the sun is hot and the living is uneasy.
Meet three women. An unlikely trio. Different ages, backgrounds and attitudes. Each has a unique relationship with the island. A home. A regular holiday haunt. A first time visit. Through language that fizzes and sparks, we begin to discover that they share one surprising thing in common as the women come to terms with the transactions that define who they are.

"debbie tucker green has to be one of our greatest living playwrights. These words are electric" Director Jack McNamara


trade was first performed in 2005 by the Royal Shakespeare Company. New Perspectives brings debbie tucker green's distinctive voice to a regional audience, in association with the Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal.

The production contained strong language and after opening at the Brewery Arts Centre Kendal on 25 September continued to tour extensively across the Midlands, to Leeds, London, Oxford, and Hertford, with a final performance in Luton on Saturday 19 October 2019.

Target audience age: 15yrs +

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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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