My England by Clifford Oliver
directed by Carole Pluckrose
with commentary by Neville Lawrence OBE
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An international 'friendly' at Wembley. Two British fans prepare to watch their team. When team loyalty explodes into aggressive nationalism things get out of hand. As the police try to keep control, the two strangers find themselves in a cell together. One black, one white, the characters present two opposing, and at times chilling views of their England.
Originally sponsored by HSBC Bank plc, My England has been specially created by Arc Theatre as a educational tool that can be used by the corporate and public sector as a valuable training resouce to explore diversity, tolerance, respect and racism. Although the full video resource pack is now sold out (see publications), My England is still available as a live Forum theatre workshop programme.