#Penetration by Carolyn Lloyd-Davies
As the play unfolds, our fundamental belief of 'innocent until proved
guilty' is turned on its head as Sean is exposed in the press, becomes a
target for abuse and is barred from his course, his university and his
future. The interminable two year wait, while the Crown Prosecution
Service decides whether to prosecute, finally drives Felicity from grief
to a dark obsession with tracking Anna down, and consequent
Written by Carolyn Lloyd-Davies and directed by David Trevaskis, '#Penetration' is inspired by seven true stories. This controversial play explores the blurred parameters of sexual consent, the powerful influence of social media and exposes the hidden snares within our liberal hook-up culture.
Women don't lie about rape. Why would they?
2:30pm Matinee on Thursday 30 April 2020
No shows on Sundays or Mondays
Third Act Playwriting Group
We're a group of aspiring playwrights who meet once a month in north Oxford, to support, encourage and critique each other's scripts. And in spite of the photo we do have men in our group. It's a friendly, supportive and stimulating group of like minded people who love theatre!
If you've got a play in development and you're interested in joining us, email our organiser, Moya Mason
Two or three times a year we also have a 'bring and share' lunch, with the opportunity of showing extracts from your work.
We look forward to welcoming you!