In an emergency ward in a district general hospital, a bewildered trainee nurse from Eritrea, tends a dying, racist cancer patient.
Welcome to the NHS – a place where even the gallows humour is at death’s door.
As life ebbs, reality spins away, jumping between the 3rd Reich euthanasia programme, a burns clinic in rural Africa, and the 1977 ‘Battle of Lewisham’ National Front march.
Drip Drip Drip.
Pipeline Theatre, known for indelible characters and breathtaking production values, takes you on a break-neck, darkly comic and taboo-busting journey through an NHS phantasmagoria.
The versatile venue is used for classical music concerts, and with adaptable acoustics, it is also used as a surround-sound cinema and theatre space.