Twenty-two-year-old Angie is living a life she never signed up to. Caring for her mum and working a job she doesn’t like. Too long she’s been forgotten and ignored. But not today. Today she’s going to be seen.
Created as part of the Royal Court’s Open Court 2016, Grace Gummer (Trainee Director 2016-17, Royal Court) directs the World Premiere of this searing monologue from the writer of the “undeniably skilful” radio play Suspicious Minds (The Stage). Roman Candle is produced by Voxie and supported by Arts Council England.
Praise for Tom Fowler’s previous play Suspicious Minds:
**** Edinburgh Guide
**** British Theatre Guide
**** Fringe Guru
**** A Younger Theatre
**** The 730 Review
Roman Candle is presented by Voxie, supported by Arts Council England and produced with the support of FOUNDation 53two.
17th & 18th July
When 53two was established, we always knew that as part of our commitment to the arts we wanted to give back to the Manchester community. We've been running the arches for 18 months now and it's time to start the return...