Filler Image

Talking In Tongues

By Winsome Pinnock
Setting: 
London
No. acts: 
2
Cast total: 
7
Male cast: 
2
Female cast: 
5

Synopsis

Freinds Leela, Claudette and Curly come to terms with their places in society as Black women, both at home in London and on holiday abroad in Jamaica, after upset at a NYE party.

Original production

Original Cast:
Nicholas Monu Bentley / Mickie
Pamela Nomvete Claudette
Lizzie McInnerny Fran / Kate
Ella Wilder Irma / Diamond
Neil Dudgeon Jeff
Joanne Campbell Leela
Cecilia Noble Sugar / Curly
Production Team:
Hettie MacDonald Director
Johanna Town Lighting
Ian MacNeil Designer
Bryan Bowen Sound
Catriona Taylor Assistant Director
Ian Mcneil Designer

Publications

Title Year Publisher NT Library
Black Plays: 3, ed. Yvonne Brewster 1995 Methuen Drama No

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Production management file THM/273/4/2/213 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection
Plan THM/273/4/23/141 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Photographs THM/273/6/1/507 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Press reviews THM/273/7/2/708 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Playscript MPS 4986 British Library