Expendable

Expendable

Jerwood Theatre Upstairs at The Royal Court

Available from 21 November 2024 to 21 December 2024

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Get tickets to an unforgettable theatre piece, Expendable at the Jerwood Theatre Royal Court

Delving into the shortcomings of law enforcement, politicians, and the media, Expendable shines a spotlight on a community often overlooked.

Playing at the Royal Court Theatre for a strictly limited run, don’t miss your chance to see this urgent and unforgettable piece of theatre. Get your tickets here now!

What is Expendable about?

“People kept saying there’s no smoke without fire, but it’s not our fire is it khala? it’s like we’re just choking on all the fumes…”    

Between the 1990s and 2010s hundreds of young girls were sexually exploited in northern towns by gangs of predatory men.    

Two sisters grapple with the impact on their community as the men around them are embroiled in a sexual abuse scandal.   

Playwright Emteaz Hussain‘s Expendable spotlights the often-overlooked voices of Pakistani women, delving into the shortcomings of law enforcement, politicians, and the media.

Critical acclaim

Ester Richardon is the founding Artistic Director of Theatre Writing Partnership - a new writing development company. The company was nominated for the prestigious Stage/TMA’s Special Achievement in Regional Theatre Award.

Playwright Emteaz Hussain was listed on the BBC New Talent Hotlist
Dramaturg Nazli Tabatabai-Khatambakhsh was the artistic director of ZENDEH, and is the inaugural Associate Artist at the Oxford School of Drama.

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By Tube:

The nearest Tube station is Sloane Square (District and Circle lines). From there, it’s just a short walk to the theatre.
Exit the station and head southwest on Sloane Square toward Sloane Street.
Turn right onto Sloane Street, and you’ll find the theatre on your left.

By Bus:

Several bus routes serve the area around Sloane Square. Check the 11, 19, 22, 137, 319, 360, and C1 buses, which stop nearby.
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By Train:

If you’re arriving by train, the nearest mainline station is Victoria. From there, you can take a short taxi ride or use public transport to reach Sloane Square.

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