“A dynamic, powerful, compelling show whatever your age” British Theatre Guide
Sephy and Callum sit together on a beach. They are in love.
It is forbidden.
Sephy is a Cross and Callum is a Nought. Between Noughts and Crosses there are racial and social divides. A segregated society teeters on a volatile knife edge.
As violence breaks out, Sephy and Callum draw closer, but this is a romance that will lead them into terrible danger.
This gripping Romeo and Juliet story by acclaimed writer Malorie Blackman and adapted by Sabrina Mahfouz is a captivating drama of love, revolution and what it means to grow up in a divided world.
Running Times: 2 hours 15 minutes (plus interval)
Age Recommendation: 12+
The performance of Noughts & Crosses contains loud noises, haze, and strobe lighting.
Please note Noughts & Crosses explores some themes that viewers may find upsetting to watch. The show contains depictions of; racism and its effects on physical and mental health, alcoholism, bullying, capital punishment, violence (including domestic violence); mild sexual content and some strong language, alongside references to sexual violence and suicide.
NOUGHTS & CROSSES THEATRE DAY
Thursday 30 March, 10am – 12 noon
Discover how the production of Noughts and Crosses has been brought to Curve’s stage at our March Theatre Day.
Find out more
Noughts & Crosses Audio Flyer