The LeftOvers

Story by Ned Bennett and Ross Willis

Written by
Ross Willis

Directed by
Ned Bennett

The Sainsbury Theatre

Tuesday 12 July at 7:30pm
Wednesday 13 July at 7:30pm
Thursday 14 July at 2pm
Thursday 14 July at 7:30pm

The running time is 2 hours 30 minutes plus an interval.

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About the show

The LeftOvers was commissioned and first performed by LAMDA as part of its new writing programme with 2022 BA (Hons) Professional Acting, Production & Technical Arts and MA Directing students.

Ross Willis is a playwright from Bristol, the UK. His plays include: Wolfie (Theatre503, London, 2019) and Wonder Boy (Bristol Old Vic, 2022).

Wolfie won Best New Play at both the Writers' Guild Awards and the Off-West End Awards 2020, and also earned him a nomination for Best Writer at the 2019 Stage Debut Awards and Most Promising Playwright at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards. He won the 2019 Royal Court and Kudos Fellowship and the 2019 Channel 4 Playwright Award. He has been described as 'a fresh and fearless voice' in British theatre.

Ned Bennett is a theatre director who trained at the Royal Court, National Theatre and LAMDA. Ned won the UK Theatre Award for Best Director forPomona and Yen (2015). Ned has most recently directed Equus for ETT opening at Stratford East.

Contains abject violence, violence towards children, strong language, graphic descriptions of traumatic experiences and family separation, death and loss, and strobe.

The play is set in the distant future, and treads a line between sci-fi/fantasy, Young Adult and Adult Fiction.

Creative Team

* LAMDA staff member or visiting artist

Ned Bennett*

Assistant Directors
Linda Miller
Rrita Pula

Georgia Lowe*

Movement Director
Sam Adebayo*
Heriberto Montalban*

Lighting Designer
Jess Hung Han Yun*

Sound Designer
Giles Thomas*

Associate Costume Designer / Costume Supervisor
Mike Lees*


Maroon / A Creature / Dyne
Rithvik Andugula

Jam / Krum / An Android
Kate Barrington

Zoë Birkbeck

​​​​​​Bisque / Larcom / A Creature / An Android
Arseniy Cassidy

Elijah Cook

Jude / Muddy
Alexandre Costet-Barmada

Fog / Arwald / Shakey
Luke Gallagher

Linguo / Scratch / A Creature
Amber Grappy

Kira Guess

Luke Hammond

Mark Hannah

Shona Hart

Neon / A Creature / An Android
Sam Howard-Sneyd

Ethan Hughes

Flaxen / Vata / An Android
Miya James

Brooke Lena Johnson

Clay / Palmerston / Flower / An Android
Lara Levy

Teal / Fravitta / An Android
Ellie McKay

Romeo Mika

Sera Mustafa

Francis Nunnery

Pat / Colbolt
Anthony Nyro

Squish / A Creature / An Android
Dhruv Ravi

Emma Shipp

Ebie / A Creature / An Android
Orla Tagg

Ami Tredrea

Jerome Yates

Production Team

Company Manager
Rebecca Harris

Stage Manager 
Josette Shipp 

Deputy Stage Manager
Sophia Markou 

Assistant Stage Managers
Olivia Dunne 
Stephanie Leeson 
Charlotte Owadally 
Tara Daynes 

Production Managers
Stephanie Siraut 
Tom McCreadie 

Associate Lighting Designer
Murong Li 

Associate Sound Designer / Production Sound Engineer
Marie Zschommler 

Assistant Production Designer
Fintan McGuigan

Chief LX 
Jennifer Garland 

Luca Panetta 

Lighting Crew
Vadim Wilkie 
James Imber 

Sound Assistants
Ash Orhan-Pennell 
Summer Collier 

Luke Gallagher 
Charlotte Owadally
Arseniy Cassidy 

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