Full casting has been announced for There is Field, a collaboration between Synergy Theatre Project and Theatre503.
Martin Askew’s provocative and compelling new play will star Archie Backhouse (Saleh), Sarah Finigan (Maureen), Roseanna Frascona (Amina), Sam Frenchum (Mark/Abdullah) and Fabrizio Santino (Tony).
There is Field is a London story of faith, death and family strife reshaped by local crises and global events.
Established in 2000, The Synergy Project works with prisoners and ex-prisoners, producing shows in both theatre and within prisons, delivering education projects for young people and new writing initiatives to develop playwrights in prison.
Writer Martin Askew grew up in the East End and started writing after witnessing the murder of a close friend. After release from prison he began playwriting with Synergy Theatre Project who commissioned him to write There Is A Field.
The production will be Directed by Esther Baker with design by Katy McPhee and Patrick Ball and lighting by Johanne Jensen and sound by Sarah Weltman
There is Field will run from 20 February 2019 until 16 March 2019 at theatre503 (above The Latchmere pub, 503 Battersea Park Road, London, SW11 3BW).