Casting has been announced for Gundog, Simon Longman’s new play at the Royal Court which opens later this month. Gundog is set on an isolated farm where two sisters, Anna and Becky, try to keep their family together after the passing of their mother. They find a stranger wandering across their land, who they go on to form a partnership with to survive.
The Royal Court prides itself on its new writing, and the variety of programmes it offers to develop the country’s and the world’s best writers. One of its Young Writers' Programme alumnus, Simon Longman, makes his Royal Court debut with Gundog. Sisters Anna and Becky stumble across Guy, a migrant who’s traipsing their sheep farm for metal to scrap. Rather than chase him off, they open their... Read more