in association with
Neil McPherson for the Finborough Theatre and the National Theatre Studio presents
by Caryl Churchill
1 March – 26 March 2011
‘You're a symptom of the times... You expect too much...’
Val wants more. Becky wants to be a hairdresser. Angela wants to escape.
Shirley can't be doing with all the fuss everyone is making.
A community of working women. Grafting, striving, finding their way.
First performed by Joint Stock Theatre Group in 1983, this is the play’s first professional production in London since the original run.
Fen is presented as part of The Leverhulme Bursary for Emerging Theatre Directors, an exciting new award partnering the National Theatre Studio with the Finborough Theatre.
Director: Ria Parry
Designer: James Button
Lighting designer: David W Kidd
Music and Sound: Dave Price
Assistant director: Laura Keefe
Production manager: Jon Winn
Stage manager: Susan Ellicott
Casting director: Alastair Coomer
Dialect coach: Ashley Howard
Alex Beckett, Katharine Burford, Elicia Daly, Nicola Harrison, Wendy Nottingham, Rosie Thomson
Iron Shoes Associate Producer: Racheli Sternberg
Iron Shoes Development Associate: Kerry Irvine
Publicity design: Ned Glasier, Paper Satellite
Show image photographed by Vladimir Teplyakov