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The Red Helicopter

Almeida Theatre, London

Writer
Robin French
Director
Tessa Walker
Designer
Cecilia Carey
Musical Director
Ellidh Debonnaire
Choreographer and Movement Director
Kitty Winter
Assistant Director
Alex Thorpe
Photographer
Lucy Cullen

It's 2072 and following a cataclysmic economic and social decline, the UK has been abandoned by its inhabitants in a mass exodus.
Everyone got out except society's outcasts, including a group of young people who were once in care but have taken refuge in the dilapidated third floor of canary wharf.

They now have to make their own society, but it is one that is ruled by 'Daddy' - a ruthless operator, rule marked by superstition, violence and fear.
This is the story of the rebellion that topples him...

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