HER EYES THEY SHONE LIKE DIAMONDS_
29 JUNE - 1 JULY 2018
This original piece follows Claire, a free spirited girl from Ireland, whose dreams to become a musician and live a life of adventure are severely challenged in Brexit Britain, where everything is changing. People are rude and ignorant to her, making racist remarks and mimicking her accent. This does nothing for her self-esteem and she struggles to keep positive. She does not want to give up and return home a failure, an all too familiar story from 1950s and 60s, so she perseveres, but at what cost?