By Hayley Squires
Vera Vera Vera is a blackly comedian play approximately what we're keen to struggle for. Her first paintings for the theatre, Hayley Squires is a bracing new voice, transparent eyed and loud, taking a look at violence, overlook and apathy. Depicting a gritty slice of social realism, Vera Vera Vera portrays the disjunction among the lives of the surviving relatives opposed to the thoughts and patriotic commemoration for the useless. drug dependancy, crime, verbal and family abuse, engrained racism, the characters' downtrodden and trapped lives are uncovered with honesty and verve.
This courageous and uncompromising play questions either the validity of the parable of the martyred soldier and the genuine worthy of survival for these left behind.
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