Escape Routes (2015) is a 35 minute play with songs. IAN, 36, LEAVES HIS FLAT AT 11.00PM, AND DOESN'T COME BACK. DAYS LATER, THREE VOLUNTEERS WAIT FOR CALLS FROM PEOPLE WHO MIGHT HAVE SEEN HIM. WHILE THEY WAIT, THE TRIO ENTERTAIN THEMSELVES. THE PLAY MAPS THE DIFFERENT WAYS WE TRY TO ESCAPE OUR LIVES AND WHAT HAPPENS IF WE DON'T COME BACK.
PERFORMED BY ZOE HUNTER, PATRICK SEYMOUR AND CAROLE STREET
WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY EDWARD THOMASSON
MUSIC BY JOSH SPEAR
Escape routes was PERFORMED AT THE ASSEMBLY HALL, INDIAN YMCA, LONDON IN MAY, 2015 and was supported by southard reid, london. PHOTO: LEWIS RONALD, 2015
Stage craft by MATTHEW MCLEAN AND STEPHEN SQUIBB, frieze magazine, march 2016