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perhaps merely quiet

RADA Foyer Bar & South Hill Park Arts Centre
21 & 27 July 2006

In Association with South Hill Park Arts Centre
Rip Her To Shreds

perhaps merely quiet

By Sabrina Chapadjiev

Welcome to the world of Savannah: Female, 19, Bi-polar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode: Hypomanic.

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Date Time Venue Box Office
21 July 2008 19.30 Royal Academy of Dramatic Art 0207 998 1562
27 July 2006 19.30 South Hill Park Arts Centre 01344 484 123
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Play Information

Savannah enters a psychiatric ward in search of quiet from the voices of a mad world. Instead, she finds herself in an ordered chaos where doctors seem more bizarre than patients. When the newest psychiatrist at the hospital begins to treat Savannah, both struggle to fit into a world where credentials and a cold diagnosis overshadow the role of personality and genuine human contact.

perhaps merely quiet defines the betrayal, sacrifice, and helping hands women lend each other to walk a fine line of self within a web of mental illness.

 

Creative Team

Director: Max Lewendel
Music Co-ordinator : Tim Vincent-Smith
Video Editor : Richard Graham

Cast:

   
Savannah: Jennifer Taylor
Psych: Jess Murphy
Ash: Hannah-Jane Pawsey
Hannah: Suzanne Toase
Ann: Géhane Strehler
Chorus: Clare Anna
Lucy De Brun
Gordon Fraser
Laura Inskip
Rachel Rose Reid
Jacqueline Tate

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