Ben and Nicole live in the UK. They have everything they want – a nice house, good jobs and a steady marriage. However, a chance encounter confronts them with an ominous question: is it selfish to start a family in a world that’s beset by climate crisis? Bourne is a new play that explores the moral suburbia of climate crisis and the destabilising effect it might have on the most mundane of marriages.
Bourne is a work in progress play, written by Megan Smith and produced by Double Yellow Theatre Company.Book Now
Megan is an actor, writer and one half of Double Yellow Theatre Company. Double Yellow aims to provide a platform for women in the industry and to tell empowering and confronting stories of being a woman in today’s society.
Bourne is her first solo writing venture and Megan is delighted to bring the play to The Vaults Festival 2020.
In 2019, Megan co-wrote Girl on Girl, with her writing partner Lily Howkins. The play was selected as part of the Playmill Festival at The King’s Head Theatre in 2019.
Megan’s theatre credits include: Pinocchio (Strike a Light), The Unburied (Rose Lipman Building), The Last Day (Old Red Lion Theatre), Loot (Tara Arts Theatre), As if you were Infinite (White Bear Theatre). TV and film credits include: Sketchy as F**k (BBC comedy pilot) and Mother Knows Best(Cuckoo Bang). Megan is also a permanent ensemble member for Foreign Affairs Theatre Company.Book Now
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