Debut 2015

2015 Debut Festival Plays - Summer Debut

I need a hero

An uninspired artist is searching for something to move him again. A promenade experience guides the audience on a journey to find inspiration through four travellers who are willing to do anything for their dreams to come true.

Written by: 

Livia Rita

Directed by: 

Dimitris Chimonas

Livia Rita
Eugenie River
Rory Keys
Federico Moro
George Vere
Avital Lvova

Belongings unravel a delusion that Elizabeth has been creating for centuries.

War breaks out, Elizabeth remembers those already lived through, and she is fleeing. But as belongings reveal the past, they force her to see that timeless lies soon catch up with you. Winner of the Scottish Daily Mail Award.

Written by: 

Gabrielle Sheppard

Directed by: 

Dimitris Chimonas

Gabrielle Sheppard
Lottie Finklaire
Rory Keys

Everyone has a gift

Two men, one evening. Paul calls it fate, Randy calls it’s a job. One thing unites them and through.

Written by: 

Oliver Retter

Directed by: 

Joel Reeves

Oliver Retter
Federico Moro

From his roots in Africa to the Mountains of Wales to his base in Swindon; a young man explores these contrasting worlds balancing family, friends, responsibility and street cred.

Written by: 

Neo Mothola

Directed by: 

Gabriella Francesca

Neo Mothola

80 years in 40 minutes.
Two women, 80 years, one friendship. A whistle-stop-tour of the chaos that is life.

Written by: 

Jessica Mescall

Directed by: 

George Vere

Louise: Jessica Mescall
Rebecca: Lottie Finklaire

2015 Debut Festival Plays - Spring Debut

A+E Official Poster

A+E Trailer from Scott Lyons on Vimeo.

"Robyn fell and now we're here. That's the facts."
What do you fill you life with when you don't know what it's lacking? Based on a true story from the London suburbs, ready to sing with a lost generations voice.

Written by: 

Lottie Finklaire

Directed by: 

Gabrielle Sheppard

Designer: 
Sara Hjördís Blöndal

Cast:
Robyn - Eugenie River
Jay - Joel Reeves
Ava - Lottie Finklaire
Georgie - Jessica Mescall
Lex - Cobie Scott-Ward

Moonsting Artwork

Moonsting Trailer from Przemek Pretzel Grzeda on Vimeo.

'There's a place that dwells on the outskirts of reality where things never are what they seem; the gossamer dimension dares you to join!'

Special thanks to Gabriella.

Written by: 

Eugenie River

Directed by: 

Avital Lvova

Designer: 
Yangeun Kim

Cast:
Jessica Mescall
George Vere
Gabrielle Sheppard
Eugenie River
Dimitris Chimonas
Neo Mothola
Gabriella Francesca

Rebounding hail artwork
Written by: 

Avital Lvova & George Vere

Directed by: 

George Vere

Designer: 
Connor Mott

Cast:
Avital Lvova
Dimitris Chimonas
Livia Rita
Federico Moro
Cobie Scott-Ward
Rory Keys

a theatre play by the Ugly Collective.

Some big Some bang Trailer from dim chimonas on Vimeo.

There are stars in the sky and oranges on the tree.
A family gathers to honour the memory of their beautiful mother.
A surprise birth forces them to face unavoidable truths.
A night so bright can't be hiding anything dark

LIVE MUSIC by KASKA.

Written by: 

Dimitris Chimonas

Directed by: 

Dimitris Chimonas

Designer: 
Benedict Hunter

Cast:
Will: George Vere
Tom: Rory Keys
Anya: Livia Rita
Eleanor: Gabrielle Sheppard

THE FIRST GENERATION TRAILER from Rory Keys on Vimeo.

The First Generation have ruled unchallenged for over 300 years.
When lights appear in the night sky, and a boy mysteriously disappears, the entire planet is thrown into chaos.

Written by: 

Federico Moro

Directed by: 

Rory Keys

Designer: 
Henry Culpepper

Cast:
Cobie Scott-Ward
Federico Moro
Lottie Finklaire
Daniel Finn
Oliver Retter
Vita Lvova
Aidan Napier
Joel Reeves
Livia Rita
Beatrice Grannò
Aaron Baker
Aaron Dart
Taylor Callum Danson