Tiffany (Rosie Wyatt) seems very logical about death – who knew it would be so complicated? Funeral arrangements, wills, certificates; the Google spreadsheet goes on and on. She’s not ok of course, her mother has just died in a car crash.
Tag: Tommo Fowler
There’s a protective spell that schoolchildren enjoy – molly coddling is commonplace, both emotionally and practically. School is one of the safest of environments in this regard, despite us often believing the contrary at the time. But there is no such protection for teachers; their pupils at times are allowed to get away with things that adults would never be permitted. But what happens when it goes too far, when the teachers reach breaking point? We are all human, after all.
In her surreal new play about grief, parenting and alternative meat, Sarah Kosar asks how far we can be pushed by love and obligation.
Matt Parvin’s Jam premieres at the Finborough Theatre on 23 May.