Blue Stockings by Jessica Swale
Directed by Alice Knight
“I can’t believe we’re still having to protest this sh*t” Women’s March 2017
Girton College, Cambridge, 1897. Four young women fight for the right to graduate.
Following its world premiere at the Globe Theatre in 2013, National Youth Theatre present the first play by Olivier Award winning playwright Jessica Swale (Nell Gwynn), for which she was nominated for the Evening Standards’ Most Promising Playwright Award.
Directed by Alice Knight, recipient of the 2014 Bryan Forbes Director Bursary Fund and performed by some of Britain’s most exciting young talent as part of NYT’s 2017 East End season at the Yard Theatre.
Amy Parker Daisy Porter
Elizabeth Welsh Miss Bott / Miss Lindley
Dajay Brown James Walsh
Dr Maudsley Edwards
Laura Trosser Leo Flanagan
Miss Blake Mr Banks
Maxwell Hayes Millie Boardman
Mischa Jones Nadia Hirsi
Oscar Porter-Brentford Quinton Arigi
Samuel Creasey Simran Hunjun
NYT Backstage Team
Robyn-Amber Manners, Emily Watson, Bella Routley
Elizabeth Atherton, Luned Gwawr Evans
Matthew Dean, Matillda Stratford,Dan Barnicott
The Yard Theatre