The Yvonne Arnaud Youth Theatre presents

Revolution Society

Everyone knows the best way to start a revolution is by getting organised. Not afraid to ask the big questions, James, Leo and Emily tackle the financial system, banking, political ideologies, philosophy and the average size of a Snickers.

It’s hard being taken seriously if you’re a bit of a cliché and you haven’t really done your research, but something has to be done. The country’s a mess. Somebody needs to sort it out and everyone else seems too preoccupied.

A comedy about being young and feeling frustrated with society, and then feeling frustrated at what a cliché being young and frustrated is.

Revolution Society is the winning play in an international writing festival run by the Yvonne Arnaud Youth Theatre. The competition, to find a new play for young actors, attracted entries from as far afield as South Africa, the USA and Europe. The winner is Londoner Sarah Power who is a student at Manchester University. As well as a run in Edinburgh, the play will be published by Stagescripts Ltd.

Catch this World Premiere production before its run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

By Sarah Power

Directed by Adam Forde

Revolution Society

Mill Studio

Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 20:30 to Saturday, August 10, 2013 - 20:30

8.30pm

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