Surrender
Paperback, 56 pages ISBN: 9781839043734Publication Date:
27 Jun 2024
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook, 56 pages ISBN: 9781788508216Publication Date:
27 Jun 2024
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Arcola Theatre, London, 2024

Surrender

By Sophie Swithinbank With Phoebe Ladenburg

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On Stage at:
Arcola Theatre, London
From Wed 19 Jun 2024 to Sat 13 Jul 2024
Summerhall, Edinburgh
From Thu 1 Aug 2024 to Mon 26 Aug 2024

Mother is in prison. Daughter has come to visit. Closely watched by security, they have one hour to undo the damage of eleven years of separation.

Surrender explores what it takes to survive in a punishing and dysfunctional penal system when your child is on the outside.

A collaboration between writer Sophie Swithinbank and director/performer Phoebe Ladenburg, the play opened at the Arcola Theatre, London, in 2024, before playing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Press Quotes

'A powerful drama exploring the demonisation of single mothers... probing, exposing and frightening... as enraging as it is engrossing... astute writing... a warning cry'

The Stage

'Subtle and compassionate'

LondonTheatre1

'Intriguing and engaging... a carefully crafted and moving story'

Reviews Hub

'A thought-provoking piece of theatre'

Broadway World

'Powerful... casts a stark light on the often-overlooked vulnerability of new mothers in crisis'

Everything Theatre
Paperback,56 pages ISBN: 9781839043734Publication Date:
27 Jun 2024
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook,56 pages ISBN: 9781788508216Publication Date:
27 Jun 2024
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Sophie Swithinbank:

Bacon

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