The Beach House

A play by Jo Harper.


Kate and Oliver are searching for a new home. Kate’s pregnant and they don’t have long to decide. When they find the beach house they think it’s perfect but then Jenny, Kate’s sister, arrives and events take an unexpected turn…a bittersweet play about sisters, love and betrayal.

The Beach House was Shortlisted for Liverpool Hope Playwriting Award – “a great stylised piece…a sophisticated well-structured play” Liverpool Hope Playwriting Judge.

It was also Longlisted for Theatre 503 Playwriting Award.


The Beach House was performed script in hand as part of Steyning Festival Theatre Trails. It was also rehearse read at McCarthy Theatre, Scarborough as part of Stephen Joseph Theatre SUMMER FESTIVAL, August 2016.