Dark River

Written by Alexa Romanes

Directed by Pip Sessions


Alexa Romanes’s play traces the fortunes of the poorest of the human chain in Victorian London; from the mudlarks who scour the Thames mud for a pittance, to the crossing sweepers, costermongers and pickpockets. Into their midst comes a mysterious stranger, Sal, a maid from the country who is on the run from her employer...

An amateur production by kind arrangement with Troika