If Not Now, When? explores Liam’s turbulent relationship with sister Chelsey. Liam is misusing alcohol, but Chelsey sees his potential. In a world fractured by their family’s past, Chelsey and Liam try to piece together their future.
Originally written for the National Theatre’s New Views playwriting program,CAPA College has received National Lottery Project Grants funding from Arts Council England to develop, If Not Now, When?, a play written by second year student and emerging young writer Isabel Hague, a 17 year old CAPA College student from Barnsley, South Yorkshire. With support from The Civic Barnsley, CAST and Theatre Royal Wakefield.
"From just a few lines in it was clear just what a gift her words would be for any actor. Her dialogue is honest, authentic, and crucially very funny even when dealing with some bleak subject matter. Hers is a voice we need, and one I hope to hear a lot more of." Chris Bush – Playwright