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Citizen

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Vincent Higgins 

  • Setting

    The Future...

  • Notes

    The original production also featured live music from the Belfast band Silhouette.

  • Synopsis

    Tomorrow is here. After the World Food Riots of 2012, new policies are in place regarding immigration and citizenship. Two Citizens address a group of Junior Citizens, preparing them for the brave new world ahead.

    Unnoticed by the Citizens, three cleaners go about their work with even their everyday business transformed by the events of the preceding few years. But one of them has a particular interest in the outcome of today’s immigration selection...

     

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    1

  • Cast Size Female

    2

  • Cast Notes

    Cast doubling required.

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    02 March 2011

  • Producer

    Produced by Replay Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    First performed in Newtownbreda High School, Belfast, before being brought on tour.

Original Cast  
Performer Shaun Blaney
Performer Julie Maxwell
Performer Kerry Cleland
Production Team  
Director Anna Newell
Music by Shauna Tohill (Silhouette)
Pianist David Goodall
Assistant Director Janice Kernaghan
Technical Manager Mark Dornan
Company Stage Manager Maureen Macauley
Wardrobe Assistant Judy Kay
Design Niall Rea

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Replay Theatre Company

  • Address

    East Belfast Network Centre, 55 Templemore Avenue
    Belfast
    Co. Antrim
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0) 28 9045 4562

  • Email

    info@replaytheatreco.org

  • Website

    www.replaytheatreco.org

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme.