RACHEL by Stevie Helps

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RACHEL is an extraordinary piece of stagecraft from Award Winning Theatre Practitioner/Director and Manchester Hub Drama Acting Coach Stevie Helps. Based on some of the author’s personal experiences of psychiatric hospitals. This evolved production features touching live music with dark and emotional content. From melodrama to physical theatre, this show has it all and is guaranteed to leave audiences talking. The unconventional play with a personality disorder of its very own.


Everything in Rachel’s life is crumbling. She has suffered a whirlwind of abuse in her life, but now is the abused becoming the abuser? With a villainous Father and a new lovable love interest, c an she break free from her prison of torment, or will she forever remain a pawn in a squiggly wiggly game of oopsies?

Come and experience Rachel, and 13 other exciting characters, in this winding tale of drama, which plunges deep into melodrama, surrealism… and realism, in a unique piece of Theatre.
Additional Information
Suitable for ages 16+

RACHEL, by Stevie Helps – REVIEWS

RACHEL (The Lowry, 2018) – VIVA Magazine ★★★★★ [Read Review]
“There was never a dull moment” by Rebecca McGrath
RACHEL (The Lowry, 2018) – North West End ★★★★ [Read Review]
“The play is powerful, very thought provoking and is multifaceted.” by Cory Coxon
RACHEL (The Lowry, 2018) – Canal St ★★★★ [Read Review]
“a unique piece of theatre that certainly highlights very sensitive and urgent issues” by Kate Morris
RACHEL (Z-Arts, 2017) – Arts Mag ★★★★.5 [Read Review]
“Helps has a distinctive Voice and style” by Amy Dootson

MCR Casting tweeted: “Got a sneaky peak at #RACHEL by the lovely @StevieHelps… Just – wow! Highly recommended #Theatre.”

Produced by: New Live Theatre and Stevie Helps Theatre Productions
Written, Directed & Produced by: Stevie Helps
Cast List:
Marley Axon… April
Luther Wells… Brad
Simon Bugg… Stuart Maloney
Jennifer Brooks… Rachel Maloney C
Diane Brown… Jessica
Brogan Campbell… Rachel Maloney A
Lauren Cotter… Rachel Maloney B
Paul Kenney… Elliot Lloyd
Sophie Osborne… Sarah/Nosey Rosie
Coimbra De Oliviera… Nurse Michelle/Roxanne
Linda Meacher… Waitress Julie
Anna Prior… Detective Tina/Nurse Susan
Joe Walsh… Andy
Live music by: Kat Rawling


TICKETS £10 @ http://www.thelowry.com/events/rachel

The Lowry, Aldridge Studio – Sat 13th January 2018, 7pm
Pier 8, The Quays, Salford, M50 3AZ

Previously performed…
Z-Arts Theatre, May 2017

PUBLICITY IMAGES (from Z-Arts Theatre, 2017)
Photography by Steven McHugh.

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