“Marchin’ days is over man.”
Patience is running out, times have changed.
And progress isn’t enough.
Black British. African American.
“Change don’t give-a-fuck
change gone do its thing with or without you.”
debbie tucker green’s previous plays for the Royal Court include a profoundly affectionate, passionate devotion to someone (-noun), hang, truth & reconciliation, and random.
Produced in association with Barbara Broccoli.
debbie tucker green is an award-winning playwright, screenwriter, and director. She spells her name in lower-case. She has written a number of plays, including born bad for which she won the Olivier Award for Most Promising Newcomer in 2004.
She won a BAFTA Award for random, which was broadcast on Channel 4. Most of her stage plays have been produced at the Royal Court Theatre and the Young Vic in London.
In 2016 she won an ARIA from the Radio Academy for her radio play Lament. Lament – produced by BBC Radio Drama London and broadcast on BBC Radio 4 – won the Gold Best Audio Dramatisation prize.
green wrote and directed Second Coming, a film set in London starring Nadine Marshall and Idris Elba. The film premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. It was given a limited release in the UK by Kaleidoscope Entertainment in June 2015 making green only the 4th British black woman to ever have a movie distributed in the UK following Ngozi Onwurah, Amma Asante, and Destiny Ekaragha. She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer for the film.
Monday – 7.30pm
Tuesday – 7.30pm
Wednesday – 7.30pm
Thursday – 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Friday – 7.30pm
Saturday – 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Age Restrictions: 14+
Booking From: 25th Oct 2018
Booking Until: 24th Nov 2018
ROYAL COURT THEATRE
London SW1W 8AS