These powerful, contemporary monologues share the struggles, courage, conflicts and joys of different characters facing difficult decisions in their lives. They offer a range of authentic, memorable voices to stimulate discussion and participatory drama work. First Date by Anne-Marie O'Connor: Sometimes friendship comes with a heavy price tag. Getting it Right by Peter Spafford: Luke can't choose between his shirts, let alone his parents. Results Day by Aelish Michael: Karly's mum thinks she's an angel, but what if she flaps her wings? Close to Home by Mary Cooper: Jay's little sister is pregnant and he's livid - who's he going to punish? Weighed Down by Carla Monvid-Jenkinson with Mary Cooper: When Claire's dad left, she thought that he was all she would lose. Giggsy's Legs by Michael Harvey: Do you choose everything you are or does it choose you?
|Publication date:||28th September 2007|
|Author:||Anne-Marie O'Connor, Peter Spafford, Mary Cooper, Aelish Michael|
|Publisher:||Aurora Metro Publications|
M6 Theatre Company, founded in 1977 and based in Rochdale, is acknowledged as one of Britain's leading theatre companies specialising in creating and delivering high-quality theatre for young audiences Touring to over 12,000 young people per year, the Company is respected for its quality, diversity and innovation. M6 is committed to making a positive contribution to the lives of children and young adults through the medium of rich, creative and accessible theatre.Anne-Marie O'Connor writes for TV and Radio as well as having written two Irish best-selling novels; Everyone's Got a Bono Story and My Made Up Life. Her radio play, Out ...More About Anne-Marie O'Connor, Peter Spafford, Mary Cooper, Aelish Michael