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Rubber Ring by James McDermott

Black and White photo of James McDermott Rubber Ring is the new solo show by UEA alumnus James McDermott and will open at the Pleasance Theatre Islington in London on 31st October and run until 6th November before touring. James (pictured) graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Scriptwriting) this year. He has performed his solo shows Beached (INK, Latitude and Southwark Playhouse) and Dogsbody (Southwark) at theatres and festivals across the country including Cambridge Junction, Southwark Playhouse and Latitude. His first full length play Half A Person opened in Norwich earlier this year and was shortlisted for Soho Theatre’s Verity Bargate Award. James is currently developing work with The Garage and London-based comedy theatre company Velvet Trumpet.