Wed 28 September - Sat 1 , Mon 3 - Wed 5 October
“I thought I would be grafting and working on it.
Pursuing it until I breathed my last breath.
My ambition and drive was that concrete.
But ambition will…
Ambition will kill you.”
The spark is instant. Miles away from home they find each other. They were going to make it big, together.
Fast forward years later, a world reset and changed forever they return to where they left it. One an award-winning writer, the other adopting a child and putting faith in crystals.
The spark is still there, electric and dangerous. But how do you heal once you’ve been burned?
This lyrical and witty three-hander by Papatango-shortlisted, Cardiff playwright Rebecca Jade Hammond is a heartfelt examination of what happens instead of “happy ever after”.
The show is directed by Chelsey Gillard. She has recently been appointed as the Artistic Director of the Torch Theatre in Milford Haven.
Audio Flyer available here: Right Where We Left Us Audio Flyer 2022 - YouTube
”If Chippy Lane’s second production was to be summed up in one word, that word would almost certainly be ‘love’. Both on- and off-stage, love permeates through every nook and cranny.” Wales Arts Review
“Rebecca is pioneering opportunities for women writers from Wales to champion their abilities and break through the boundaries and stereotypes of writing they have previously been confined to.” The Cardiffian.
There are two companies of actors performing on different nights, find more details below.
Wed 28 Sep: Company 1 @ 7:30pm
Thur 29 Sep: Company 2 matinee @ 2:30pm, Company 1 (Press night) @ 7:30pm
Fri 30 Sep: Company 2 (Press night) @ 7:30pm
Sat 1 Oct: Company 2 @ 2:30pm *BSL Interpreted, Company 1 @ 7:30pm
Mon 3 Oct: Company 2 @ 7:30pm
Tues 4 Oct: Company 1 @ 7:30pm*
Wed 5 Oct: Company 1 @ 2:30pm, Company 2 @ 7:30pm
* 30-minute post-show talk on the 4 October, 15 minutes after the performance finishes. The talk will be with a panel made up of the cast for that evening - Hannah Daniel, Jacob Ifan, Jonathan Hawkins and director Chelsey Gillard.
£12 / £10
Duration: 70 mins
Age Guidance: 16+
Content Warnings: Use of smoke machines and flashing lights. Strong language, sexual references, emotional abuse, reference to death and use of smoking paraphernalia.
Cathryn McShane-Kouyaté is the BSL interpreter for the Saturday 1 October at 2:30pm performance.
The Director will be providing a Touch Tour on 1 October, from 6-6:30pm before the 7:30pm show. There is no need to book tickets for the Touch Tour, but please make yourself known at our Information Desk.
Bydd y Cyfarwyddwr yn darparu Taith Gyffwrdd ar 1 Hydref, o 6-6:30pm cyn y sioe am 7:30pm. Nid oes angen archebu tocynnau ar gyfer y Daith Gyffwrdd, ond gwnewch eich hun yn hysbys wrth ein Desg Wybodaeth.
British Sign Language
For patrons using sign language, this service usually involves one interpreter standing on or in front of the stage to sign the dialogue.