Theatr Clwyd today announces the cast for the world première production of acclaimed playwright Katherine Chandler’s A Pretty Sh*tty Love.
Inspired by true events of a woman buried alive by her abusive partner that shook Wales and reverberated around the world, Francesca Goodridge directs Danielle Bird as Hayley and Daniel Hawksford as Carl.
In this dynamic new play, Hayley and Carl journey through complexities of love and life, dreaming of love, living in fear and finding the strength to pull yourself out.
The production opens in Theatr Mix in The Village at Theatr Clwyd on 12 July, with previews from 8 July, and runs until 23 July, ahead of performances at Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff from 27-29 July.
“I scrape at the soil beneath me, dig my nails into the dirt. I work out what’s going on.”
A woman buried alive by her abusive partner.
A new play by acclaimed playwright Kath Chandler about dreaming of love, living in fear and finding the strength to pull yourself out.
The creative team includes: Designer: Lulu Tam; Lighting Designer: Jess Bernberg; Sound Designer and Composer: Alexandra Faye Braithwaite; Movement Director: Yandass Ndlovu; Video Designer: Libby Ward; Assistant Director: Amy Roberts.