In this wry modern comedy, five sexy, sassy and cynical twenty-somethings come together at a less than glamorous speed-dating event. Audiences got to eavesdrop as a banker in denial, a writer with a hang-up, a publicist with a penchant for sexagenarians, a jilted musician and a shrink with a secret reveal their misanthropy and secret desires.
Writer Iman Qureshi
Iman’s first play, Speed was developed and produced by Kali Theatre in a sell-out production in December 2013. Since then, Iman has been commissioned and produced by Tamasha Theatre, Purple Moon Drama and the BBC. In 2017 Iman’s play The Funeral Director was shortlisted for Soho Theatre’s Tony Craze Award. Iman has also been writer-in-residence […]About the writer
Speed displays our ability to heal one another, and the surprising things we might discover about ourselves when talking to complete strangers…. with the quality of acting, writing and directing you’d expect from a West End venue.
Asian Culture Vulture
brave and original