Producer / Jake Orr Productions / Jul-Aug, Edinburgh Festival Fringe

“And my body aches. And I’ve broken everything and I can’t stop and it’s stopping me doing anything else and I desperately want to but I…”

They’re trying. Despite everything. They’re really trying. They almost work together, beautifully, and the almost is intoxicating. Award-winning writer Charlotte Josephine’s new play Pops follows a father and daughter caught in a vicious cycle of addiction.  

Pops is a Jake Orr Productions, HighTide and Live Theatre co-production.

Reviews

★★★★ The Guardian
★★★★ WhatsOnStage

Cast

Sophie Melville
Nigel Barrett

Creative Team

WRITER: Charlotte Josephine
DIRECTOR: Ali Pidsley
DESIGNER: Bethany Wells
LIGHTING DESIGNER: Anna Reddyhoff
SOUND DESIGNER: Kieran Lucas
MOVEMENT DIRECTOR: Jennifer Jackson
DRAMATURGY: Live Theatre and HighTide
PRODUCTION MANAGER: Gareth Edwards
STAGE MANAGER: Rose Hockaday
PR: Chloe Nelkin Consulting
PHOTOGRAPHY: The Other Richard