who has agency,
who has privilege,
who is represented,
who is silenced,
who is reading that silence as consent.
Sue MacLaine is a theatre-maker with a singularly driven voice, casting a fearless gaze - on herself and her subject and creating work that is both provocative and compassionate. Sue is winner of a Total Theatre Award for 'Innovation, Experimentation & Playing with Form (Can I Start Again Please).
Co-commissioned by Battersea Arts Centre and Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts. Funded by Arts Council England with support from University of Manchester, The Place & Unity Theatre Trust.
'A challenging, devastating and devastatingly good piece'
The Guardian on Can I Start Again Please
'This gracefully intelligent production faces up to so much. You emerge wondering how a staging so kind can be so devastating'
Sunday Times on Can I Start Again Please
Official Link: https://www.bac.org.uk/content/45065/whats_on/whats_on/shows/vessel