Casting has been announced for a new play by award-winning playwright Chloë Moss. Run Sister Run, a co-production between Paines Plough, Sheffield Theatres and Soho Theatre, explores the lives of two sisters and the different directions life takes them in as they desperately hold onto their unbreakable bond.
The production is directed by Paines Plough co-Artistic Director Charlotte Bennett and the cast includes Lucy Ellinson (Macbeth, Top Girls), Helena Lymbery (Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear, His Dark Materials), Lucas Button (War Horse, The Butterfly Lion) and Silas Carson (The Captive Queen, The Comedy of Errors). The show will open at Sheffield Theatres on 27 February before transferring to Soho Theatre from 25 March. The production runs until 2 May. ‘You can’t pick your family but if you could I’d still pick you’
Connie and Ursula are sisters, connected by the same beginning but heading in different directions. Spanning four decades up to the present day, nurture competes with nature as the pair navigate their unbreakable bond. From award-winning playwright Chloë Moss, this story of family, love and dependence asks who gets it right?