The Students' Association needs a new president and Akousa's achingly cool flatmates are certain she is perfect for the position. How can they persuade her and how much is she willing to compromise? Playing the Game is Bola Agbaje's take on the dog-eat-dog world of student politics.

Original production

Opening night: 
Original Cast:
Lara Rossi Jenny
Claire Cox Charlene
Amy Loughton Akousa
Production Team:
Indhu Rubasingham Director
Rosa Maggiora Designer
Matthew England Lighting
Tom Lishman Sound
Bret Yount Fights


Title Year Publisher NT Library
Women, Power and Politics: Now 2010 Nick Hern Books No

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Video recording of rehearsed readings at the Tricycle Theatre VIDEO 10/09/A/9001 V&A Theatre Collection