Typical Girls
20.02.20

Clean Break Announce New Production Typical Girls

We are delighted to announce our autumn 2020 show, a Clean Break, Sheffield Theatres and Soho Theatre co-production, Typical Girls by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm, directed by Róisín McBrinn.

Set in a mental health unit inside a prison, a group of women discover the music of punk rock band The Slits and form their own group. An outlet for their frustration, they find remedy in revolution. But in a system that suffocates, can rebellion ever be allowed?

Part-gig, part-play, Typical Girls is funny, fierce and furious.

Typical Girls will premiere at Sheffield Theatres in November this year before moving to Soho Theatre in December.

Morgan Lloyd Malcolm is a playwright and screenwriter. Morgan was commissioned by The Globe to write Emilia which became a sell out in summer 2018 and transferred to the West End at the Vaudeville theatre in 2019. It has been optioned as a film and she is in development on this currently. She is also developing a book adaptation for film with Lucky Chap Films and adapting her play The Wasp into a screenplay for Paradise City Films. She is under commission for stage with Headlong, Lyric Hammersmith and Royal Court. For television, Morgan is currently working on a new series called Spitfire Sisters with Fremantle and Dog Rose Productions. She is also adapting a (as yet unannounced) book for Moonage and Gaumont Pictures. She is also developing a new comedy series with Merman.

This production was originally co-commissioned by Clean Break with the Royal Shakespeare Company who also contributed to its early development.

Watch this space for further announcements on Typical Girls - tickets will go on sale shortly.

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