Bang Bang You're Dead
Bang Bang You're Dead was performed as the third and final play on the Saturday night of Thestival 2016.
Bang Bang You're Dead was written in 1999 by William Mastrosimone. It was based on a school shooting by Kip Kinkel in Oregon and some of the victims who survived his attatck went on to be the origional cast members of the play.
Josh is 15 years old, obsessed with guns, and has just committed the murder of his parents and five people at school. As he lays in his jail cell the ghosts of those he has killed, and the voices in his head plague him for answers and explanations for his actions.
Production Team & Crew
Director - Michael Hudson
Stage Manager - Lewis Carvell
Sound - Lucy Smith-Jones
Josh - Robert Place
Matt - Daniel O'Key
Jessie - Georgi Tunstall
Emily - Lizzie Dabner
Katie - Nicole Fufe
Michael - Toby Steers
"Rob Place (Josh) scarily managed to convince the entire auditorium of his psychosis from the outset. Fully deserved Best Actor Award. A stunning performance from all involved- 5 stars" - Meg Clark
"Great acting from the whole cast. The style of the piece complimented the play very well." - Ben White
"Shocking, intruiging and impassioned. The play kept you on the edge of your seat throughout" - Lexi Charles