New play on living within the benefits system to tour

David Upton

Laid Bare Theatre has announced the full cast of The Value of Nothing, a new play written by Kim Wiltshire and directed by Joyce Branagh.

It explores unemployment, the benefits system and what it really means to be poor in the UK today through multimedia and audience participation. The play will tour the North West, Cumbria and the Midlands from October 10 to November 8.