Friday, January 27

Tag: John Foster Drama Studio

Trap – John Foster Drama Studio, Liverpool
North West

Trap – John Foster Drama Studio, Liverpool

Written and performed by Nathan Dunn, this is the story of Chris and his leaving do night out with a couple of mates. He wants to make a fresh start in another country and more importantly escape his hometown that has trapped him for so many years. On the surface this seems quite a simple story, but Dunn’s script is full of nice little touches, and he brings a vibrant energy to his performance as Chris and all his friends. Trap explores many issues including the class system, masculinity, sexuality, and toxic relationships. There is a good mix of dramatic tension and comedic flair throughout, and Dunn pitches the balance really well. Each of the friends have something to say and a story to tell and Dunn’s adroit and well-paced script moves effortlessly between the characters,...