The National Theatre of Scotland brings Jenni Fagan’s novel about a 15-year-old girl in a young offenders institution to the stage. It runs from October 10-19.
The first production in the Bramall Rock Void – Leeds Playhouse’s new theatre space – is Charley Miles’ play about the experiences of the women of Yorkshire during the period that serial killer Peter Sutcliffe committed his crimes. It stars Julie Hesmondhalgh and opens on October 16.
Common Wealth makes work designed to be performed in community spaces. Its latest site-specific show explores the UK arms trade. It opens there on October 17.
Clean Break has been making pioneering work with women affected by the criminal justice system for 40 years. This new Donmar co-production by Alice Birch consists of 100 scenes and is directed by Maria Aberg. It opens on October 17.
Matt Smith and Claire Foy star in Matthew Warchus’ production of Duncan Macmillan’s play about a couple’s decision over whether or not to bring a child into this world. It opens on October 19.