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Playwright Dennis Kelly's in-yer-face play has brother and sister trying to make sense of a violently dysfunctional childhood.

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Debris

Date: 18 Jan 2018

On the day he turns 16, Michael arrives home to find his father, an obese alcoholic and recent convert to Catholicism, busily engaged in the process of nailing himself to a full-sized replica of the Cross.

LZA Theatre presents Dennis Kelly’s Debris, an unreal journey into disturbed minds and dysfunctional lives. Liz Arday directs. Aslam Abdus-samad and Lana Kershaw star.

Read Audrey’s review of the show here.

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