24:7 Weekend plays announced

David Upton

After submissions, adjudications, mentoring sessions and re-drafts, Manchester’s 24:7 Big Festival Weekend has announced the four plays chosen for this year's event:

  • Gary – A Love Story by James Harker
  • Madness Sweet Madness by Georgina Tremayne
  • The Plant by James Kerr
  • We Are The Multitude by Laura Harper

Directing decisions and casting announcements will follow. In addition there will be rehearsed readings of two other plays and a family friendly piece at Manchester Museum, devised and performed by Scallywags Theatre Company.