Testament

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Max is in a car crash with his brother and his girlfriend Tess, who dies in the accident. Following the loss of his girlfriend, he tries to commit suicide and fails, but when he wakes up, he believes she is still alive.
Testament at Hope Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Hope Theatre
Started: Sunday 21 October 2018
Closed: Monday 29 October 2018
Running time:55 mins
Age suitability: 18+

Synopsis


In the beginning God created the heavens and earth and … Max!


Max is in a car crash with his brother and his girlfriend Tess, who dies in the accident.


Following the loss of his girlfriend, he tries to commit suicide and fails, but when he wakes up, he believes she is still alive, leaving him left questioning what happened to Tess.


Answers appear as apparitions of modernised biblical characters, aiding Max in his discovery or tempting him away.


His only hope of recovery lies in the hands of his brother Chris.


Testament is an award-winning play exploring how humans deal with grief and how it effects those around them, exploring suicide, loss and guilt.


Inviting you into the mind of a car crash survivor as he tries to piece together his fractured memories - exploring the fragmented and nonlinear process of our memories and how trauma can affect this.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
207 Upper Street
Islington
London N1 1RL

Box office tel: 0333 666 3366

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Dates


Previews from:Sunday 21 October 2018

Press night:Monday 22 October 2018

Closes:Monday 29 October 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Sunday ‑ 7‑45pm

Monday ‑ 7‑45pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£15

Concessions:
£12

Cast


Max - Nick Young

Tess - Hannah Benson

Chris - William Shackleton

Doctor - Jensen Gray

Jesus - David Angland

Lucifer - Daniel Leadbitter


Creatives


Author: Sam Edmunds
Director: Sam Edmunds, William Harrison
Set designer: Sam Edmunds
Lighting: Sam Edmunds
Sound: William Harrison

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