Bath Voice Theatre News: Noughts & Crosses comes to Bath – the captivating love story is set in a volatile, racially segregated society

A new staging of Noughts & Crosses, Malorie Blackman’s acclaimed young adult novel of first
love in a dangerous fictional dystopia, tours to the Theatre Royal Bath from Tuesday 28 th
February to Saturday 4 th March.

Adapted by Sabrina Mahfouz and directed by Esther Richardson, the production presented by Pilot Theatre won the Excellence in Touring Award at the 2019 UK Theatre Awards.
Told from the perspectives of two teenagers, Noughts & Crosses is a captivating love story set in a volatile, racially segregated society. The gripping drama explores the powerful themes of love, revolution and what it means to grow up in a divided world.

Sephy is a Cross and Callum is a Nought. Between Noughts and Crosses there are racial and social divides. A segregated society teeters on a volatile knife edge. As violence breaks out, Sephy and Callum draw closer, but this is a romance that will lead them into terrible danger. This gripping Romeo and Juliet story by acclaimed writer Malorie Blackman and adapted by Sabrina Mahfouz is a captivating drama of love, revolution and what it means to grow up in a divided world. Adapted from the story which inspired the hit BBC TV drama series.

Noughts & Crosses, written by Malorie Blackman and adapted by Sabrina Mahfouz, which tours to the Theatre Royal Bath from Tuesday 28th February to Saturday 4th March.

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