Part of #TogetherWeCan, Do You See What I See? Short theatre pieces about domestic abuse, commissioned by the Southend, Essex and Thurrock Domestic Abuse Board.
Written by Rich Chilver
Director – Tom Edwards
Trevor- Paul T Davies
Fiona- Jenny Burke
Set design – Eileen Aldous and Stuart Brindle of East Media Productions
Filmed by Deadline Communications
Produced by Cassie Catchpole of Caravan Theatre
o Commisioned by Essex County Council and Caravan Theatre to write Surprise (available here) a short play about domestic abuse to encourage perpetrators to seek treatment. Mine and two others were performed in a converted shop in Chelmsford. Over 250 saw the play throughout the day with a further 30,000 online, one member of the public identified as a perpetrator and approached a member of the team for help. Further videos detailing the project can be found here and here.