The Storm Officer
In association with Nottingham Lakeside Arts
Written by Matt Black
Directed by Martin Berry
Music by Julian Butt
Friday 13 & Saturday 14 July, 7.30pm
Approximately 60 minutes (no interval)
£12 (£10 concessions, £8 restricted view)
Suitable for ages 12+
Wild storms, hurricanes and extreme flooding, The Storm Officer tells the tale of one town’s struggle when faced with the realities of extreme weather and the impact of climate change. Inspired by real-life stories of Storm Desmond (2015) and tales of bizarre and dramatic weather events from the last thousand years, this funny, touching and bold play is brilliantly interwoven with live music and song.
The Storm Officer explores what it means to still call somewhere home in the face of adversity.
Supported by the University of Liverpool, the Arts and Humanities Research Council and Arts Council England. Produced by Antonia Beck.