Bottleneck - Soho Theatre
Soho Theatre, London
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - Saturday, March 9, 2013
A World Premiere. Written by Luke Barnes
A HighTide Festival Theatre Production
For details of the tour after Soho Theatre click here.
Liverpool, 1989. Greg is fourteen. He has just started secondary school. He earns pocket money sweeping up hair in a barbers. Girls are aliens. Liverpool FC are everything.
Written by Luke Barnes
Directed by Steven Atkinson
Movement Directed by Georgina Lamb
Lighting by Natasha Chivers
Sound and Music by Tom Mills
Assistant Directed by George Chilcott
Seldom does theatre possess the raw emotional power to reduce an entire room of strangers to stunned silence but HighTide Festival Theatre's magnificent staging achieves that feat with aplomb and sensitivity. Metro, FOUR STARS.
Luke Barnes, 24, captures the voice of Britain’s youth with wit and compassion. He emerges from this year’s Fringe as a red-hot writing talent to watch. The Independent, FOUR STARS.
Bottleneck is an outstanding play by young writer Luke Barnes. The Telegraph, FOUR STARS.
Tickets can be booked through the Soho Theatre website here.