“If you don’t want it, I mean, it’s a bit fucking weird, isn’t it? You’re just a guy in an alien costume.”
Two couples launch an extraterrestrial game of shifting relationship dynamics threatened by invasion, alienation, and abduction, when they invite a stranger into their homes with hope of sparking new life.
An uncanny and razor-sharp comedy-drama by Tony Craze Award-winning playwright Louis Emmitt-Stern. Directed by Joseph Winer.
Louis debut full-length play SLIPPERY, developed on Soho Theatre Writers Lab, won the Tony Craze Award 2021, and and is currently in development for full production. As a playwright, his work has been performed at Soho Theatre, Watford Palace Theatre, Southwark Playhouse, The Pleasance Islington, Ivy Arts Centre, and supported by Farnham Maltings. Louis trained at Guildford School of Acting, graduating with a First Class BA (Hons), and is an alumni of the Gibraltar Academy of Music and Performing Arts. He was part of Soho Theatre Writers Lab, Soho Writers Alumni Group, National Theatre Young Playwrights Programme, and Young Lyric Directors Course at Lyric Hammersmith. Louis was a finalist for a HM Government of Gibraltar Cultural Services Award for his production of Duncan Macmillan’s LUNGS, and for his work with young people in the arts and education.
Cast & Creative Team Casting TBA.
Director: Joseph Winer
Set and Costume: TBA
Stage Management: TBA