- VAULT Origins Award - 2018
A story of domestic servitude and abuse of power, as authoritarian Kat, her ageing mother, Ma, and their teenaged slave, Maudie, jostle for power – and affection – in their dilapidated London home.
The Strongbox by Stephanie Jacob was first performed as part of the 2018 VAULT Festival, London, where it was the winner of a VAULT Origins Award for outstanding new work from the theatre programme.
Also available in the collection Plays from VAULT 3.
'Slowly untangles a tense power dynamic between [its characters]… menacingly volatile'Exeunt Magazine
15 Feb 2018
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