The fourth installment of Write Up North’s short play series takes us to Afghanistan. In the barricaded prayer room of a military base, the cultural, religious and ethnic biases we all form are exposed and confronted as four very different men are forced to overcome these attributes in themselves.
Cats in a Pipe will be performed at the Bridge Hotel, Castle Garth, Newcastle, NE1 1RQ, Tuesday 16 April. Tickets are £3 on the door. Doors open at 8pm. Follow casting news, rehearsal room gossip and chat @artsintouch and on Facebook.
On a military base in Afghanistan, a sarcastic American, a laid-back Irishman, and a naive CoE chaplain take shelter together during an attack. Then an armed Afghan joins the group.
A former trauma therapist, Lora Hughes writes prose and script full time. She authors the weekly blog on a writer’s emotional life, The Writing Closet.