In-sook Chappell: This isn’t Romance

Soho Theatre and Akbar Kurtha present
This Isn’t Romance
By In-Sook Chappell
12 February – 7 March, 7.30pm

In-sook Chappell was born in Seoul and brought up in Essex. Now living in London, she worked as an actor and a model before turning to playwriting. This is her theatre debut, having won the Verity Bargate Award 2007 with this play.

The play is set amidst the Seoul sex industry, in a world of hookers, fast money and sex sold by the hour, in which an Anglo-Korean model searches for the love she lost twenty-five years ago, and a place they can call home.

Identity, sex, twisted revenge: an Anglo-Korean model returns to Seoul to find the brother she abandoned when adopted as a child.

Directed by Lisa Goldman
Designed by Jon Bausor
Lighting by Jenny Kagan
Sound by Matt McKenzie
With Sonnie Brown, Jennifer Lim (US), ElizabethTan and Mo Zainal

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