Nathan Queeley-Dennis interview – Bullring Techno Makeout Jamz, Royal Court Theatre

Interview by: Sophia A Jackson
Published: Tuesday 21 November 2023, 17:15pmm

Nathan Queeley-Dennis is an actor born and raised in Erdington, Birmingham. His acting credits include Black Love (Kiln Theatre) written by Chinonyerem Odimba, Really Big and Really Loud (Paines Plough) written by Phoebe Eclair-Powell and A TASTE OF HONEY (National Theatre). Bullring Techno Makeout Jamz is NQD’s first play.

About Bullring Techno Makeout Jamz
Trim? Fresh.
Skin? Glowing.
Vibes? Immaculate.

Nathaniel is a serious romantic who sees love as a fine art. He’s looking for the Mona Lisa to his da Vinci, and tonight is the night: his date with Destiny…’s Child.

Winner of the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting 2022, Nathan Queeley-Dennis’ debut play is a love letter to Birmingham, exploring Black masculinity through  Beyoncé lyrics, techno raves and the deeply intimate relationship between a man and his barber. Directed by Dermot Daly

NEED TO KNOW: Bullring Techno Makeout Jamz  plays at the Royal Court from  28 Nov to 20 Dec 2023 | See listing