This is the story of Dave, a dad in mid-life freefall who takes his repressed gay teenage son on a wild adventure to Thailand to lose his virginity, but promptly falls in love with a trans woman who helps him battle his alcoholism.
(Park Theatre, Supported by Arts Council England)
I Ain't Dumb
A tough inner-city school, proud of its multiculturalism suddenly explodes into a rapidly escalating race war. Sex secrets, hip-hop and hope fight for centre stage in this vibrant, in-yer-face, real talk rollercoaster.
(Theatre Royal Stratford East)
Despite being fabulous, Queen E, the top-dog drag artiste, disguises herself as a scally lad to sleep in saunas and keep off the streets. As London's nightlife fades away with her crown, can community last?
Hunky dream boy Lex and bright spark Bradley are falling for each other. Big time. After three months, Lex has decided that tonight’s the night… But Bradley’s not so sure he wants to go all the way. A tender, funny, uplifting love story for the post-chemsex generation, exploring the delicate emotions, moral dilemmas and personal demons we all take to bed with us.
(King’s Head Theatre)
Very Special Guest Star
In an attempt to bring some spark back to their comfortable married life, professional thirty-somethings, Michael and Phil, switch a sherry on the couch for a night on the town. Their goal: to join the millennials by trying to bed one. ‘Just one night’ brings shocking revelations when Michael and Phil discover that the 20-year-old boy in their bed was once the refugee orphan they considered for adoption.
Jim & Doyler make a pact, that in a year they'll swim to Muglins rock and claim it for themselves. A story of boys in love during the Irish uprising of 1916.
With music by Christopher Dickins, Rebel Song is an adaptation of the novel At Swim, Two Boys by Jamie O'Neill. Hear some songs here.
(The Other Palace, Supported by Arts Council England)
Broadcast Two old friends attempt to reconnect. But with every detail of their lives recorded online are they able to let go and move forward? What happens if they press delete? Hear the piece here.
(Old Vic New Voices, Citadel Festival)
I, We, Me Clare likes to go online and pretend to be a well hung football player. It's all fun and games until she tricks her best friend's husband. Unless they're lying too...
Three Sunrises With music by Eamonn O'Dwyer, this mini-musical follows the rivalry between two women working in a segregated factory.