“Hold your ground. Look confident. Own the clothes you’ve stolen. Make sure you keep up with trends. Keep travelling. Change your appearance every so often. Change your make-up. Keep away from scanning devices…. Very soon – they’ll be no chance for you. Any of you. Any questions?”

In 2082 – the population over reaches its estimate and peaks at 18 billion. The 2099 Birth Act is implemented and parents need to apply to have children – selection is based on factors such as health, relationship status, wealth, race, sexuality and subject to severe background and social networking checks. Arkin, a reputable fighter, loner and illegal child is tracked down by the Ugly Youth faction in an attempt to help them revolt against the UN’s tyrannical reign.

King’s Company present a gritty, original play written by the Director of Drama and Theatre, comprising of a talented group of Year 9 – 13s. The play will be staged in the Hayward Theatre before making its way to Greensides, Infirmary Street at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Show Times

DateVenueTickets
Thursday 1st August, 7:00PMHayward Theatre, Ely, CB7 4DHBook
Friday 2nd August, 7:00PMHayward Theatre, Ely, CB7 4DHBook
Tuesday 6th August, 3:30pmGreenside @ Infirmary Street, 6 Infirmary Street, EH1 1LTBook
Wednesday 7th August, 3:30pmGreenside @ Infirmary Street, 6 Infirmary Street, EH1 1LTBook
Thursday 8th August, 3:30pmGreenside @ Infirmary Street, 6 Infirmary Street, EH1 1LTBook
Friday 9th August, 3:30pmGreenside @ Infirmary Street, 6 Infirmary Street, EH1 1LTBook
Saturday 10th August, 3:30pmGreenside @ Infirmary Street, 6 Infirmary Street, EH1 1LTBook

Box Office

For tickets, please follow the links below:

Hayward Theatre Box Office

Edinburgh Fringe Box Office