Cast announced cast for premiere of Katherine Chandler's A Pretty Sh*tty Love at Theatr Clwyd

Katherine Chandler A Pretty Sh-tty Love at Theatr Clwyd

Theatr Clwyd has announced the cast for its world premiere of Katherine Chandler’s A Pretty Sh*tty Love.

Directed by Francesca Goodridge, Katherine Chandler’s work is inspired by true events of a woman buried alive by her abusive partner that shook Wales and reverberated around the world.


The piece will open in Theatr Mix in The Village at Theatr Clwyd on 12 July, with previews from 8 July, and runs until 23 July, ahead of performances at Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff from 27-29 July.

Featuring on the cast are Danielle Bird as Hayley and Daniel Hawksford as Carl.

“I scrape at the soil beneath me, dig my nails into the dirt. I work out what’s going on.”

A woman buried alive by her abusive partner.

A new play by acclaimed playwright Kath Chandler about dreaming of love, living in fear and finding the strength to pull yourself out.

Featuring on the creative team are designer Lulu Tam, lighting designer Jess Bernberg, sound designer and composer Alexandra Faye Braithwaite, movement director Yandass Ndlovu, video designer Libby Ward and assistant director Amy Roberts.

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