Cancel culture doesn’t work. Public shaming simply isn’t embarrassing enough. So what happens now? When no one’s listening to your complaints, how can you make yourself heard?
Busting Heads follows a group of young anarchists forced to take things a step too far. When the court of public opinion isn’t on their side, they know only one man can help… Sir Francis Drake, of course! Only problem is, he’s a bit problematic by today’s standards… oh, plus he’s dead…
This raucous new play asks what would happen if the public rewrote all the rules… what if we could be judge, jury and executioner…?
The Theatre Royal Plymouth Young Company creates opportunities for anyone aged 5 to 25 to participate in theatre through workshops and performance. Visit theareroyal.com/youngcompany for more information.
60 Min (Approx.)
Age suitability: 12+
Please note, this show features descriptions of violence, transphobia, misogyny and strong language.
Post show talk on Friday 22nd April