Noughts & Crosses
Tickets for Noughts & Crosses at The LowryPilot Theatre present
Noughts and Crosses
By Malorie Blackman
Adapted by Sabrina Mahfouz
Directed by Esther Richardson
Co-produced by Derby Theatre, Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Mercury Theatre Colchester and York Theatre Royal
“Why love, if losing hurts so much?”
Sephy and Callum sit together on a beach. They are in love.
It is forbidden.
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.
Noughts and Crosses follows Pilot Theatre’s acclaimed production of Brighton Rock:
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Schools workshops and free online learning resources are available alongside this production. Please see pilot-theatre.com