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Put the Book Down

Venue: The Warren: Studio 2  |  Genre: Theatre |  Warnings: Swearing, Age 14+

(No Performances)

Put The Book Down make their Brighton Fringe debut with their critically acclaimed, searing new one-woman play. "She loves him. Isn't that what parents do? She does love him. She doesn't really have much choice. Then they tell her what he's done. Is it still possible to love someone like that?" 'Mine' is an intense one-woman monologue, examining what a parent must overcome when their child is arrested for something unspeakable. Written to highlight the importance of a tragic events, often forgotten victims, it explores the notions of guilt, shame, courage and good parenting. Put the Book Down are an emerging theatre company based in the East Midlands. 'Mine' is the company's first scripted play, written and produced by Doug Deans and performed by Maisie Barlow.
Event Tags: Solo Show, New work