Dirty Protest: Parallel Lines
Friday 6th Nov 2015 7:45PM
Steph is 15 years old, she’s rebellious, strong and smart. Her mum is brazen and full of Cardiff charm. Simon is her teacher, sensitive, clever and Steph’s favourite. But their two worlds collide when Steph makes a serious accusation against him and their lives begin to unravel.
This award winning play by Katherine Chandler explores truth, class and power in contemporary Wales.
“Parallel Lines is a significant production in the history of Welsh theatre.” British Theatre Guide
“Stunning, highly emotive drama that is still resonating with me today. Excellent.” Buzz
Dirty Protest first presented Parallel Lines in 2013. The production won Best Production in the English Language (Critics Choice) at the 2014 Theatre Critics of Wales Awards. Back by popular demand, this is the company’s first national tour.
Parallel Lines is written by Katherine Chandler and directed by Catherine Paskell. It won the Wales Drama Award in 2012.
“There are few people making theatre this exciting in Wales today.” The Guardian
“Regardless of the surroundings, whether conventional or original, Dirty Protest continues to produce shows that excite theatre goers.” What's on Wales