Black Crows

Written by Linda Brogan
Directed by Tessa Walker
7 March 2007 – 24 March 2007

“You’ll end up like some black crows with your life in tatters”, Queenie warns her son. “Get a job.”

Written by Linda Brogan
Directed by Tessa Walker

Black Crows

7 March 2007 – 24 March 2007

It’s the 1970s and a young black boy dances the shuffle better than anyone but that isn’t going to fill his belly. Teenager Hazel gives him what he wants. Older woman Leonora gives him what he needs. His mum Queenie won’t give him anything more than a catering tin of beans. The fight is on…

Cast and Creatives

Linda Brogan – Writer

Tessa Walker – Director

Crystal Condie – Cast

Sharon Duncan-Brewster – Cast

Natasha Williams – Cast

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Susan Beattie

Jess Curtis – Designer

Elanor Higgins – Lighting Designer

Ilona Sekacz – Sound Designer

Our People

Tracey Anderson
Support Manager
Eva Bush
Finance & HR Administrator
Imogen Davies
Individual Giving Manager
Maya Ellis
Executive Assistant
Mimi Findlay
Emma Kendall
Development Manager
Cath Longman-Jones
Head of Finance & Operations
Lorraine Maher
Participation Manager
Selina Mayer
Finance & Data Manager
Samantha McNeil
Volunteer Coordinator
Linda Morgans
Sally Muckley
Head of Development & Communications
Giovanna Pala
Interim Support Manager
Rachael Smith
Operations Manager
Jacqueline Stewart
Head of Participation
Claire Stone
Heritage Project Manager
Demi Wilson-Smith
Development & Members Assistant
Dezh Zhelyazkova
Assistant Producer

'The performances by the three women are superbly intense, transporting the audience into a dark world of love, jealousy and a fight for survival. '

Laura Crowley - The Hackney Post

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