The Speed Twins by M. Chadwick - Riverside Studios


Big Broad Productions presents The Speed Twins, a new play by Maureen Chadwick, at the Riverside Studios 3, in Hammersmith, west London, from 29 Aug to 28 Sep 2013.

Directed by Simon Evans, cast includes Amanda Boxer, Polly Hemingway, Mia Mackie. It is designed by Andrew D Edwards, lighting by Andrew D Edwards, sound by Ed Lewis.

A story about a long lost love between two women. Respectable widow Queenie is astonished and appalled when she finds herself trapped in a mysterious nightclub called 'The Gateways' with two alarming companions and no way out. As the drink flows, uncomfortable truths are revealed and Queenie is forced to revisit that fateful motorbike crash she walked away from fifty years ago. Torn between temptation and fear, she struggles to justify her life’s choices and clear her conscience. Will she go to her grave with her conventional moral certainties intact? Or will she have the courage to re-write history and finally be true to her heart?

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