'Town' and 'Honest' (Modern Plays) by DC Moore

By DC Moore

"So right here i'm, homeless at domestic and half-gratified to think that i will be at liberty at any place" John Clare

Inspired by means of the four-day trip made taking walks by means of the mythical mad poet, John Clare, Town creates a brand new tale set in modern Northampton. On John's go back to Northampton from the brilliant lighting fixtures of London, he reveals his fatherland is precisely almost like whilst he left it - from the rooms at his parent's residence, to the Saturday nights on Abington highway. in truth, the one factor that turns out to have changed... is John. Slipping again into his outdated behavior, previous jobs and outdated relationships, an out of labor and upset John considers why he swapped the anonymity of company urban existence for the comforts of domestic and embarked upon a sixty mile stroll North.


Northampton author DC Moore's Town poignantly explores enduring issues of identification, isolation and belonging, rooting them in smooth existence. With heartbreaking honesty and humour, the play probes the emotions that all of us have approximately our place of birth, and follows one guy on his street to come again to the place he all started.

This variation additionally contains the darkly comedian monologue Honest, the place one man's dependancy for telling the reality ends up in an evening that spirals uncontrolled. Taking you on a trip throughout London in the direction of a late-night epiphany, the piece explores the lies we inform ourselves and every different, and the fall-out whilst if truth be told printed.

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