Blue Sky was developed at the National Theatre Studio and the original production at Hampstead Theatre Downstairs was directed by Elizabeth Freestone for Pentabus Productions.
The original cast was Sarah Malin (Jane), Manjeet Mann (Mina), Jacob Krichefski (Ray) and Dominique Bull (pictured above).
The US premiere, directed by Gus Heagerty for Burning Coal Theatre Company, opened at CAM Raleigh, North Carolina on 28 January 2016. With Shannon Malone, John Allore, Rimsha Afzal and Mya Ison. Sound design by Patrick Calhoun. Full details here.
Read the review here.
“a mordant meditation on justice, journalism and individual political engagement set at the start of the Iraq war with some beautifully pitched performances” Daily Telegraph
The play was part of the discussion on torture and rendition on Andrew Marr’s Start the Week in October 2012 – available here.