Jesus Hopped the A Train at Trafalgar Studios from 6 April
Synergy Theatre Project presents Jesus Hopped the A Train, by Stephen Adly Guirgis, which opens at the Trafalgar Studios Two on 7 April 2010, following previews from 6 April - running to 24 April 2010.
Diected by Esther Baker, the play is performed by a company of professional and ex-prisoner actors.
Protective Custody: Rikers Island, NY. Impressionable Angel and serial killer Lucius – two convicts set on a collision course – wrestle with God, their demons and a brutal system which shows no mercy.
Synergy works with prisoners and ex-prisoners, producing shows both in theatres and within prisons, delivering education projects for young people and new writing initiatives to develop playwrights from prison.
Tuesday 13 April, 6.15pm: Should life mean life?
Tuesday 20 April, 6.15pm: Punishment and reform: Where’s the balance?
Speakers include: Erwin James, Dr Bob Johnson, Juliet Lyon , Tim Robertson and Clive Stafford Smith.
(Price for Talks £5)