DAMAGES

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'It's not in the public interest just because it interests the public'

Deep in the bowels of a tabloid newspaper office, the clock is ticking with only an hour left before the presses have to roll?

A controversial photo of a topless children's TV star has mysteriously turned up. Who sent it? Why? And is it really all it seems? This sensational photo poses a moral conundrum, exposing deceit, lies and a darker secret that mustn't be revealed at any cost.

Front page scoop or crushing libel settlement in disguise? They must decide now: play it safe, or publish and be damned. It's time for the ink to hit the paper and the shit to hit the fan…

Is a celebrity entitled to privacy or are they fair game for feeding time at the tabloid zoo? Damages is a witty and contemporary (im)morality tale of power-hungry hacks, suicidal sub editors and razor-sharp lawyers, trying to put the past and the paper to bed.

This is a past event
Lighting
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Cast

Phil McKee
John Bett
Paul Albertson
Amanda Drew

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20 Jan
Counting down the hours until we'll be watching this tonight!! https://t.co/vtra4Me6e5
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20 Jan
Bout to go to the theatre. First time in a year. Cheers @bushtheatre #overflowonline
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20 Jan
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Bobby Harding
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20 Jan
Gonna remind you all that @bushtheatre are looking after you this week with this bloody brilliant piece of theatre.… https://t.co/P2NSQVwhx6
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20 Jan
Tonight's performance of 'Overflow' from @bushtheatre was captivating. From the set, to Reece Lyons' electric perf… https://t.co/VlcslBTNa9
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19 Jan

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