BAG FOR LIFE

BAG FOR LIFE

Date:  28th April

Time: 8:00pm

Price: €18.00 / €16.00 conc.

BAG FOR LIFE BY COLIN BATEMAN

Karen is mid-thirties, married with a young child.

Karen has just bumped into a man in Tescos- the man who shot her brother in the face 30 years earlier.

What does she do? What would you do?

Award winning novelist and screenwriter Colin Bateman's powerful and captivating play second stage play asks the question, can forgiveness overcome the want for revenge in 21st century Northern Ireland?

"Twenty-six years since he pulled the trigger, and fourteen since he was released from prison, the beneficiary of a political agreement which threw open the gates and allowed everyone to walk free, irrespective of reformation."

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"a raw, powerful and no-holds-barred journey through the deepest, darkest emotions we have all...Bag for Life will stir the darkest recesses of the Northern Irish soul" Irish News

"a play which transcends political ideologies or aspirations, class territories or clan warfare. Addy delivers a tour-de-force in her eighty minute monologue" Culture NI

"one of the strongest pieces of theatre ever produced in Derry.... believable, near the knuckle in places, entertaining and disturbing....

...an exceptional piece of theatre that will stay with the audience long after the house lights have come back up and the seats have emptied...." Derry Journal

"Intense, realistic and filled with mountains of black humour" PastieBap.com

"Avant-garde production" Examiner.com

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BAG FOR LIFE