by David Weir
winner of Write Now 7

produced by the Jack Studio Theatre
directed by Kate Bannister

Better Together is a darkly comic award-winning drama that puts family ties to the test, and turns the spotlight on promises long held.

Press for this production

Once again the bar has been raised at The Jack.  British Theatre Guide

Every cast member plays a blinder… well worth the admission for the quality of the argument alone. A Younger Theatre

The Jack continues to champion exciting talent  London Pub Theatres

impassioned and dignified… really rather superb LondonTheatre1

some of the best naturalism on the fringe…the story’s events are exquisite in their unraveling. It’s a sparky, punchy story that leaves a long lasting glow. The Play’s the Thing

an intelligent production that continues Brockley Jack’s reputation for showcasing thought-provoking and exciting theatre. Gay Star News

playwright David Weir has a hit on his hands… this is a brilliantly written play with a tight, 90-minute long script and great performances from the four-strong cast. ★★★★ South London Press

Better Together showcases some of the best new writing with a topicality that’s uncanny... everything from gender roles to national sovereignty is up for renegotiation ★★★★ Female Arts

a spellbinding 90 minutes of drama ★★★★ Remotegoat

David Weir’s intelligent and witty play could not be more timely… Sensitively directed by Kate Bannister, the exceptional cast portray Weir’s rich characters with conviction and humour. Ensemble work at its best. UK Theatrenetwork

Watch the video trailer of the Write Now 7 winner and meet the cast of Better Together