A contemporary play directed by the winner of the JMK Award 2021. See the work of a great emerging director in this brand-new production. The play and the director will be announced in the spring, and will be chosen from the following:
Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. by Alice Birch
Statements After An Arrest under the Immigration Act by Athol Fugard
Tom Fool by Franz Xavier Kroetz
When I Was a Girl I Used to Scream and Shout by Sharman Macdonald
Rum and Coca Cola by Mustapha Matura
Mules by Winsome Pinnock
Peggy Pickett Sees the Face of God by Roland Schimmelpfennig
The OT produced the JMK Award-winning production for the first time in 2019 with Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu directing a critically acclaimed production of Little Baby Jesus by Arinzé Kene.
★★★★★ “With this production director Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu – winner of the 2019 JMK Award – announces himself as a serious talent.” The Stage
The JMK Trust was founded in the memory James Menzies-Kitchin – a theatre director of thrilling promise – to give practical learning opportunities to theatre directors of similar ability and vision. The JMK Award allows one such director a year to stage their own production of a classic text. www.jmktrust.org
Photo by Ali Wright.
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