FTT alumna’s play staged at The Royal Court Theatre

Mint, the first play by theatre director and Film & Theatre alumna Clare Lizzimore is to be staged at the The Royal Court Downstairs this summer as part of new artistic director Vicky Featherstone’s Open Court season. The six week season will see a repertory company perform 6 new plays alongside a series of events curated by playwrights.

Lizzimore is a theatre director whose credits include Bull by Mike Bartlett at Sheffield Crucible, Lay Down Your Cross by Nick Payne at Hampstead Theatre and Faces in the Crowd at the Royal Court. Lizzimore graduated in 2001 and has maintained strong links with the department, she regularly visits us to work with our students.

More information and tickets can be found here: http://www.royalcourttheatre.com/whats-on/mint

Mint by Clare Lizzimore. 2 – 6 July 2013, Jerwood Theatre Downstairs.

Over 10 years of imprisonment Alan’s life has been measured out in weekly visits from his family; slices of the normal life he’s left behind. Everything will be so much better once he’s finally out and back home for good. Won’t it?