Yen

Description

  • 16+
  • Theatre/Arts
  • This event has taken place.
  • 19:30 - 22:00
  • Tickets from £12.00 - £16.00
  • Birmingham City Centre

Gritty Theatre and The Old Joint Stock present
Yen
by Anna Jordan
Directed by Ian Robert Moule
Cast: Dominic Thompson, Tilly Farrell-Woodhouse, Demelza O’Sullivan, Blake Heaven.

One dog, two teenage brothers, and a girl from the flat opposite.
A love story. Of sorts.

Teenage brothers Bobbie and Hench spend their days and nights in mum’s flat in Chelmsley Wood. Home Alone. Streaming porn and playing COD. Mum visits. Occasionally. Then one day Jenny knocks on the door. The boys begin to discover a world far beyond the feral one that they understand and trust. A world full of possibilities and of love, but also one of danger.


Anna Jordan’s Bruntwood Prize winning ‘Yen’ is a hard-hitting, yet engaging and incredibly rewarding exploration of a childhood lived without boundaries, and the consequences of being required to survive on your own and grow up before your time.

Tickets/Times

Ticket Event time Cost Restriction
Yen

Admits One

19:30 - 22:00 £12.00
Pre-Theatre Dining

2-Courses

18:00 - 19:30 £16.00

Location

Address

4 Temple Row West B2 5NY

Area

Birmingham City Centre


Getting there

Citymapper Google Maps Gett £15 off for first riders with code DMNGETT

Organiser

Old Joint Stock Theatre

Venue

Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre

Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre

Victorian, unique and vintage are but a few ways to describe the eye-catching Old Joint Stock Theatre pub, sitting just shy of Birmingham City Centre.  Born originally as a library then later a bank, this decadent and richly decorated Victorian pub sits comfortably opposite St Philips Cathedral inone…

T&C s

TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

Changes can be made to ticket purchases subject to availability and may not be an option for certain events. Changes will incur a £2.50 per ticket administration fee. This is offered at the discretion of the venue.

LATECOMERS - Please be aware that due to the intimate setting of the Old Joint Stock Theatre that latecomers MAY not be admitted. Please leave sufficient time for arrival as refunds will not be given if you cannot be admitted due to arriving late.

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