Khairika Al Sinani, Benedict Chambers, Melissa Holston, Lucy McIlgorm
Your Connection Is Unstable
When government legislation dictates that we all have to stay at home, what happens to romantic relationships? YOUR CONNECTION IS UNSTABLE explores the challenges facing a couple during lockdown in an interactive adventure with the viewer choosing the direction of Josh and Paisley’s date. A pre-recorded digital drama including scenes which some viewers may find disturbing.
Available to play out live August 28
Khairika Al Sinani – Writer/Performer
Khairika Al Sinani is an Omani Theatre Practitioner who is currently pursuing her MFA at Rose Bruford College. With a background as a writer, musician, composer and director her previous works include ‘Finding Amal’ and ‘Home Invasion. As a performer, previous credits include ‘Anything But Goodbye’, ‘We Will Roxx You’ and ‘Cranky Cabaret’.
Benedict Chambers – Performer
Benedict is an actor and trained at LAMDA. Theatre: Mr. Popper’s Penguins (Waterside Arts Centre Manchester, Lowry Theatre and UK Tour), Adventures in Wonderland (The Vaults, Waterloo), Twelfth Night/Bell, Book and Candle (Go People), Twelfth Night (RBL Theatre Company), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Courtyard), Romeo & Juliet (RBL Theatre Company), Sam Rose in the Shadows (UK Tour, Edinburgh Festival & Greenwich Theatre), The London Cuckolds (Pleasance), Dinner (Barons Court), Radio (Brighton Festival), Lizzie’s Dream (Orange Tree), Waiting For Godot (BeMe Theatre, Munich), Tim & Light (Edinburgh Festival), Royal Court 50TH Anniversary Gala/Boy Gets Girl (Shoreditch Town Hall, directed by Lyndsey Turner), The Tale of Lady Stardust (Edinburgh Festival), Jackajack (UK Tour, Edinburgh Festival). TV: Midsomer Murders, Night & Day. FILM: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
Melissa Holston (Mysssy) H: Director & Editor
Classical Story in Contemporary Multimedia artist, lyricist, member of @TheLovePeople, Artistic Director @TygerSheArt, @DIGITALGOTHIC: her performance career began while still at school, though some might say with her first breath, in choral sections of Recordings by MIKE OLDFIELD & David Bedford, metamorphosed into theatre: acting, directing Classics with her own companies Comyns Carr and Tyger’s HeArt and producing as an associate for DAVID SOUL’S Kindling Co. on DEAD MONKEY and FOOL FOR LOVE (West End & Edinburgh Festival). Writing and recording: releases with The Love People aired on Radio One(Best of British 2009). Currently Developing multimedia project, DIGITAL GOTHIC.
Lucy McIlgorm – Performer
Lucy McIlgorm is an actor and writer. She graduated with a degree in English Literature from Oxford University in 2019. Acting credits include The Duchess of Malfi (Putney Arts Theatre, 2020), Ever Changing Skyline: The Scene (Chiswick Playhouse, 2020), Five Women Wearing the Same Dress (Edinburgh Fringe, 2018) Romeo and Juliet (Keble O’Reilly, 2018), Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. (Michael Pilch Studio, 2018), NSFW (Michael Pilch Studio, 2018), In the Republic of Happiness (Oxford Playhouse, 2016), Attempts on
her Life (Edinburgh Fringe, 2016) and A Fragile Lift (Chelsea Theatre, 2015).