A new solo play with Helen Moulder directed by Sue Rider. A family, food and five surprising characters!
Olivia Paterson runs a big meat exporting company and wants to feed the world. Her daughter is a vegan. Her father wants things to stay as they are. And her sister is not sure what she wants. Only the mysterious Grace seems certain.
The Bicycle and the Butcher’s Daughter is a lively and entertaining solo work which addresses themes of women in leadership, the meat industry, veganism, global food issues and family relationships.
It is written by Sue Rider and Helen Moulder and directed by Sue Rider, the collaboration that brought you Playing Miss Havisham, Gloria’s Handbag and Meeting Karpovsky. Production includes recorded music by pianist Richard Mapp and violinist Juliet Ayre.
Contains some strong language. Recommended 15 +
Helen Moulder and co-writer and director Sue Rider are publishing in one volume the four plays that they have written together. All four plays have toured with AOTNZ - Meeting Karpovsky, Playing Miss Havisham, Gloria's Handbag and the present one The Bicycle & the Butcher's Daughter. This book will be on sale on the tour. The launch of this book, Four Plays, will be available to purchase from the start of the tour on September 24th.