A play by Jo Harper.
An impulsive musician moves to the seaside with her pregnant girlfriend in search of an idyllic lifestyle with their new baby but she’s distracted by sister-in-law her and they begin a dangerous affair with dramatic consequences for the three women.
Shortlisted for LIVERPOOL HOPE PLAYWRITING AWARD – “a great stylised piece…a sophisticated well-structured play” Liverpool Hope Playwriting Judge.
Longlisted for THEATRE 503 PLAYWRITING AWARD.
Delighted to announce we’ve been awarded Arts Council funding www.artscouncil.org.uk to develop #thebeachhouseplay in December 2021 at New Diorama, Broadgate.👇
The Beach House R&D December 2021 created @New Diorama Broadgate featuring Isaura Barbé-Brown, Rosie Sheehy, Olivia Dowd. Photos by Dan Poole – Time Bomb Pictures
Directed by Cressida Carré
Dramaturg Yaël Shavit
Casting by Tom Wright
Produced by Grace Nelder
Producer Lucas A. Ferrara
Poster Design by James Parson
Filmed by Dan Poole, Timebomb Pictures
With thanks to Arts Council England, New Diorama Broadgate and Lucas A. Ferrara.
JULY 2021 – London reading of The Beach House with an all female cast featuring Alana Maria, Hannah Kenifick and Olivia Dowd.
PERFORMANCES FROM THE ARCHIVE.
The Beach House was first 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.