by Chris Thorpe,
developed with and directed by Rachel Chavkin
6 - 8 November 2019
Gothenburg English Studio Theatre is delighted to present the original award-winning production from China Plate and Chris Thorpe, visiting Gothenburg for a few days only:
We all have a nationality.
Or almost all of us.
Status is a show about someone who doesn't want his any more. About
running away from the national story you're given. About who is responsible for that story and what might happen to it if you give it up.
A globe-spanning journey of attempted escape, with songs along the way.
“… the words are eloquent, the music essential and powerful, and the performance full of a brilliant, prowling precision…” Scotsman Fringe First Award Winner 2018
★★★★ Time Out
★★★★ The Scotsman
★★★★ The Stage
Commissioned by Battersea Arts Centre, Warwick Arts Centre and Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg
Supported by the British Council, Goethe-Institut London, the Collaborative Touring Network and using public funding by the national lottery through Arts Council England.
WRITTEN AND PERFORMED BY
DEVELOPED WITH AND DIRECTED BY
The Other Richard
Age guidance: 16