Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.
by Alice Birch
Full Length Play, Satire/Political Satire
"Revolt unfolds in a series of fragments that recall the form-bending virtuosity of Caryl Churchill [...] Ms. Birch’s work finds the theatrical exhilaration in civil disobedience." - The New York Times
"Revolt unfolds in a series of fragments that recall the form-bending virtuosity of Caryl Churchill [...] Ms. Birch’s work finds the theatrical exhilaration in civil disobedience." - The New York Times, Read More
"A puckish, yet deadly serious meditation on how language molds our experience of sex and gender, a scalding cascade of interconnected vignettes exploring words and their limits.” - Slate, Read More
"Alice Birch provides a bracing reminder that our language, customs, and basic ideas about work and life are all encoded with the legacy of brutality." - The Village Voice, Read More
"Brevity is power [...] Birch leaves you emotionally winded yet still engaged." - Time Out New York, Read More
- Intense Adult Themes
- Strong Language
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: Not Applicable
- Duration: 75 Minutes
- Additional Features: No intermission
- Non-Traditional casting
- Flexible casting
- Multicultural casting
Ideally, the play should be performed by a cast of six.
There should be at least one female character (that should probably be played by a female actor) in every scene.
Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. premiered at the Royal Shakespeare Company as a part of the Midsummer Mischief Festival in June 2014 under the direction of Erica Whyman.