Some Voices

by  Joe Penhall

Full Length Play, Drama  /  4m, 1f

"The most thrilling playwriting debut in years ... The writing is razor-sharp, sensitive, quietly eloquent, full of the touchingly drab poetry of lost lives." - Sunday Times

Ray, a young schizophrenic is trying to reassimilate after a spell in a mental hospital. He is sent to live with his overworked brother wher…

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Some Voices

by  Joe Penhall

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    4m, 1f
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

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Ray, a young schizophrenic is trying to reassimilate after a spell in a mental hospital. He is sent to live with his overworked brother where he is happy until he falls in love. When Ray fin's himself increasingly frustrated by a maladjusted community and an illness he'll never control, even's spiral towards inevitable tragedy.
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Reviews

"The most thrilling playwriting debut in years ... The writing is razor-sharp, sensitive, quietly eloquent, full of the touchingly drab poetry of lost lives." - Sunday Times

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  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.


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  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Setting: Various simple settings

Casting

4m, 1f
Ray, in his early twenties
Laura, Irish, the'same age
Pete, Ray's brother, in his early thirties
Dave, Irish, the'same age
Ives, around fifty
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