17 is a look at what it's like being a teenager now: trying things, learning stuff, failing, succeeding, heartbreak, expectations and shame. At 17 your world isn't just at home, at school and maybe at further maths club, with the internet watching and recording and repeating your actions, your choices are there for everyone to see and for everyone to have an opinion on. This lyrical play will throw you back into those unsteady days of 17.
Where's it been?
In 2019 17 was staged at the VAULT Festival (Cavern).
The Spy In The Stalls "Confirms Frankie Meredith as a writing talent to watch"
Within Her Words "17. is not one to be missed"
Close-up Culture "A raw, refreshing play that will resonate with everyone and anyone who had issues in their teens. It is fun but with a serrated edge."
Voice Mag "17 is a must-see for its raw depiction of the power of friendship amongst an adolescent labyrinth of challenges."