Junk

by  John Retallack, Melvin Burgess

Full Length Play, Drama  /  8m, 7f

Junk caused a storm of controversy when it was published in 1996, due to its graphic descriptions of underage sex, hard drug abuse and prostitution. John Retallack's adaptation for the stage shows Junk as the love story that it is, a celebration of nonconformist youth culture emerging from punk and other alternative lifestyles.

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    8m, 7f
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Theatre for Young Audiences
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

 Tar loves Gemma, but Gemma doesn't want to be tied down; she wants to fly. But no-one can fly forever. One day you have to come down.
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Cautions

  • No Special Cautions

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  • Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Setting: Various simple settings

Casting

8m, 7f
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Cast Attributes

  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Room for Extras

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Authors

John Retallack

John Retallack

Melvin Burgess

Melvin Burgess

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