- Winner, Edinburgh Fringe First Award 2010
An exhilarating coming-of-age drama for a solo performer.
Scorching heat. A fight. A car chase. A siege. When her boyfriend is attacked on the street, feisty eighteen-year-old Katie is thrust on a white-knuckle ride through one extraordinary evening. Amidst the baying for blood and the longing for love, Katie is forced to decide her future.
Jack Thorne's play Bunny was first performed at the 2010 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, in a production by nabokov and Escalator East to Edinburgh in association with Watford Palace Theatre and Mercury Theatre, Colchester. It was awarded a Fringe First, and subsequently toured the UK from June 2011 before a run at Soho Theatre, London, in October 2011.
"Electrifying combination of streetwise earthiness and heartbreaking vulnerability... terrific."- Scotsman
"A powerful voice for Britain's youth."- Independent
"Thorne’s intoxicating text takes the audience on a journey into uncertainty."- Herald, Scotland