Lost Nation, The Red Room Theatre and Film
We are forgetting that when you cut people they bleed…There’s a lost nation out there who people just don’t see or speak to” (‘MONIQUE’ Brent Resident, in her own words).
Lost Nation is a story of modern day heroes. A story of survival in 2013.
Based on interviews with real people, Lost Nation is a gritty site-specific drama about Londoners battling against the odds, who overcome the challenges and pressures of society and a Government who brand them skivers and shirkers. Set in the streets of London.
Spread over five days featuring 4 different actors: every day each actor will tell one individual story in a different revealed location in the London Borough of Brent. Lost Nation will take you on a physical Journey through streets and buildings and includes powerful verbatim theatre plus the world exclusive of the Lost Nation documentary featuring, Academy Award winner and former actress, Glenda Jackson, MP.
The four stories: ‘Monique’ performed by Martina Laird | ‘William’ performed by Roger Griffith | ‘Jeremy’ performed by Phil Cheadle | ‘Katlyn’ performed by Joyce Greenaway.
SITE LOCATIONS WILL BE REVEALED TO TICKET HOLDERS 10 DAYS BEFORE THE PERFORMANCE. FOLLOW US ONLINE FOR LOCATION CLUES!
Lost Nation will be filmed live so that the audience becomes not only spectator but integral to our live film shoot!
To ensure our locations are kept secret until nearer the time of the performances, tickets holders are informed of the exact venue location two weeks prior to the performance. You can choose between a 6PM and an 8PM start time on your chosen day(s). Book Here.
Info: The Red Room’s Lost Nation takes place from 24-28 July 2013.
Here are the meeting places:
24, 26, 27, 28 - The Albert, 1 Albert Road, NW6 5DT
25 - The Tricycle Theatre - 269 Kilburn High Road, NW6
From there the audience will be taken to a secret location.
Roger's performances are on the 26th and 27th July and the meeting point is the Albert, 1 Albert Road, NW6 5DT.
Book tickets, here. Join the conversation on Twitter: #lostnation
LOST NATION by The Red Room [Trailer]
LOST NATION by The Red Room [Trailer]- ourtesy of Youtube.com