Nessah Muthy

Love, loneliness and guilt between three generations of women

October - November 2018

London, Plymouth & Slough

What is the true cost of care?

When Alyssa returns home from prison she’s devastated to find her aunt has put her beloved grandmother Betty in a care home. Determined to give Betty one last jolly, jingle filled holiday and recapture happy childhood memories, Alyssa kidnaps Betty and the pair embark on a campervan road trip to the seaside.  But soon Betty’s dementia and Alyssa’s troubled past catch up with them….

A compelling new play by Nessah Muthy about love, loneliness and guilt between three generations of women.

‘Muthy’s dramatisation… is touching and emotionally challenging -an excellent piece of thought-provoking theatre’
Plymouth Herald

Writer Nessah Muthy

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Nessah Muthy is a Writer’s Guild nominated writer and winner of the Adrian Pagan Award 2018. She has worked with a number of theatres including: the Royal Court Theatre, HighTide, the National Youth Theatre, Cardboard Citizens, Kali Theatre, Punchdrunk and Theatre Centre. For theatre, Nessah is presently under commission to: Iris Theatre and the National Youth […]

About the writer
About the Play
Venue info/Book Tickets


Wed 10 – Sat 13 October 7.45pm

Theatre Royal – The Drum



16 Oct – 3 Nov Tue- Sat 7.30pm  Sat Matinee 3.30pm
No perf Mon 22

Tristan Bates Theatre: Book here 

5mins walk from Leicester Square underground



9 – 10 November

Slough Curve: Book here

Early bird single ticket £8; Early bird group (4 tickets) £7.50 each

Cast and Crew

Cast and Crew

Hazel Maycock , Nadia Nadif, Aasiya Shah
Helena Bell
Rajha Shakiry
Video Designer
Daniel Denton
Lighting Designer
Pablo Fernandez Baz
Sound Designer
Dinah Mullen
Yarit Dor
Production Manager
Kate Jones
Stage Manager
Charlotte Cooper
Interview with the Writer
Interview with Director
Interview with Sarah Mould

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