• When We Died

  • Stage


  • £12.00


  • TBC

Content Warnings

Contains an account of rape, and descriptions of dead bodies. Please note, at no point is rape presented onstage.

Presented By

  • Carbon Theatre and Cultural Projects Ltd

He’s dead, and it’s her job to prepare and present his body for his family’s final goodbye. She often imagines what each person’s life was like. But today she doesn’t have to imagine who he is. She knows him.

Faced with the body of the man who raped her eleven months ago, When We Died is a striking new play about one woman’s choice to confront her trauma and tell her story, on her terms.

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Routledge’s direction combined with Donnachie’s writing and acting makes for a gripping play that deals sensitively with a difficult topic. I only hope more people get to experience it.

Spy in the Stalls

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The script itself is fabulous. It deftly navigates difficult topics with both sensitivity and exquisite detail – no mean feat given the subjects involved [...] her performance is as excellent as her writing.

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