Tosin Cole (Doctor Who) stars in the world premiere of Shifters at the Bush Theatre in London.
A fierce romance for anyone desperate for a different kind of love story, Shifters is a tribute to the enduring power and fragility of memory and love.
This surprising and playful world premiere production is written by Benedict Lombe (Lava) – winner of the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for Playwriting, and directed by Bush Theatre Artistic Director Lynette Linton (August in England, Clyde’s).
Shifters runs at the Bush Theatre from 16 February to 30 March 2024.
What's the story of Shifters?
“It’s only in looking back that I realise we were always in motion, always morphing, always shifting. Weren’t we?”
Des and Dre; Destiny and Dream; Young. Gifted. Black; Rivals. Friends. Lovers; She left. He stayed.
Now, tragedy brings Des and Dre crashing back into each other’s lives, carrying new secrets and old scars. Caught in the space between memory and reality, they must struggle to navigate the shifting borders that threaten to rewrite their past and reshape their future.
Who is in the cast of Shifters?
Starring Tosin Cole.
Further cast to be announced.
Who are the creative team of Shifters?
Written by Benedict Lombe, directed by Lynette Linton.
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Shifters at the Bush Theatre, London
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