19:00, Tue 10th – Sat 14th May 2022 at Corpus Playroom
Easter Week 2
How to right the wrong of insatiable money-hungry men when you’re a powerless student? Easy. Kidnap a billionaire.
Brian Henry is a member of the upper echelons of British society. The unparalleled success of his social media company Voyeurme has given him a net worth of £4.4 billion – Leigh, Robyn and Sophie have had enough. These modern-day Robin Hoods set out to solve this financial imbalance by kidnapping Brian, holding him to ransom and redistributing his billions amongst the employees he has so grossly underpaid.
This darkly comic piece of new writing explores the power dynamic when age, class and gender norms are instantly subverted and asks how far do you have to go to make a change?