A Table Read Recording: Greatest Britain by Harry Cowper and Those Who Can't Do by Seth Kruger & Elliott Wright

Catch the recording of the table read of Greatest Britain by Harry Cowper and Those Who Can't Do by Seth Kruger & Elliott Wright.

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Feb 19, 12:00 PM GMT – Feb 26, 11:59 PM GMT
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Greatest Britain by Harry Cowper

‘Settling in a new minister is a bit like house training a Labrador. You just have to keep them warm and fed, give them a comfy seat, and make sure they don’t shit on the carpet.’ A new parliament means a new start for British Politics. For junior minister Rupert, this is the chance to really make a difference. He might not know much about the process of power, the people of his country, or even what his job is, but he is determined to something. His senior advisor Julia, however, has other plans. As the government lurches from one crisis to another, Rupert soon learns that sacrifices must be made to get ahead and that no-one is irreplaceable... Greatest Britain is a satirical comedy about power, nationalism, and corruption.

The script contains strong language.

CAST

JULIA - TIGGY BAYLEY

MARTIN - MARCOS DESCALZI

RUPERT- HJALMAR NORDEN

SAM- NADÉ STOYCHEVA

Those Who Can't Do by Seth Kruger and Elliott Smith

Those Who Can’t Do is a 50-minute anxiety-comedy satirising the private education sector. Sam is a working-class English graduate and a trainee teacher at St. Lawrence’s, a cutting-edge independent secondary school in North London. Over the course of Sam’s first parent-teacher evening, she is gradually ground down by pushy parents, privileged kids, and the all-seeing-eye of the Head.

CAST

ENSEMBLE 2 - HJALMAR NORDEN

ENSEMBLE 3 - ELLIOTT WRIGHT

ENSEMBLE 4 - MARCOS DESCALZI

ENSEMBLE 5 - TIGGY BAYLEY

THE RADIO ANNOUNCER - NADÉ STOYCHEVA

Strong language and sexual references throughout. Discussions of rape and sexual assault is in the script.

Run time: 2hrs 33mins.

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Please note that this is just a table read and by no means a completed script, nor a full production. You will also be given an opportunity to provide feedback to support our writers. Details are provided later.

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