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born bad

American Premiere: Soho Rep, Spring 2011

debbie tucker green is an urgent and distinctive new Black British writing talent.

“The overall effect is of having swallowed a scalding cup of triple espresso coffee in one gulp. The burn stays with you after you have left the theatre.”ā€”The Guardian

“Love it or loathe it, Tucker Greenā€™s work is already making its mark.”ā€”The Independent

Debbie Tucker Green began her theatre career in stage management before turning to writing, initially at the Royal Court Theatre. “Dirty Butterfly” is her first play to be fully staged, “Born Bad” her second.

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