8fold theatre company presents

The Door

by Cherise Cross

Directed by

Amy Draper


Cherise Cross | Writer

The Door is Cherise’s first play with 8fold theatre company. Previous plays include Crisis; The Somnambulist (The Electricians Room); Begin at the beginning and go on until you come to the end; then stop (Site Specific) and The Masquerade (Northampton University). She was shortlisted for the Bruntwood Prize for her play Crisis and is shortlisted for 2013 Best New Play award (New Writing South) for The Door.


Amy Draper | Director

Theatre: CASA Festival (Richmix); Styles Saturn Returns (Camden People’s Theatre); Freshworks (Young Vic Directors Network); Black Daisies for the Bride (Ovalhouse); Angel Cake (Camden People’s Theatre); Islands Project (Gate Theatre); These Trees are Made of Blood (BAC and Shoreditch Town Hall); Childsplay (on tour); One Million Tiny Plays about Britain (Young Vic); Sunday Morning at the Centre of the World (Southwark Playhouse); Pressure Drop (Wellcome Collection).