Hopelessly Devoted To You

Hopelessly Devoted To You

by German Munoz

A short play commissioned by XY festival – an exploration in gender-blind casting

Performed at Theatre 503, December 2012

Hopelessly Devoted To You
… how far would you go for love? 

with Rebecca d’Souza, Hayley Doherty and Thom Jackson

Rehearsals for Hopelessly Devoted To You

Rehearsals for Hopelessly Devoted To You

German Munoz 

German was born and raised in Mexico, yet strangely only writes drama in English. His work has been performed as part of the site-specific Asphalt Jungle Shorts in Kitchener, Canada; at Freehold Theatre in Seattle, USA and in London at The Bush Theatre (Drywrite’s “What’s in my box?”), the Arcola Tent (“The Occupied Times”) and Theatre503 (“Rapid Write Response”/ Papercut Theatre’s “XY”).

XY Festival 2012


Four plays. Six Directors.

Four writers were given a simple remit. Write a short play without specifying gender for any of the characters. They then hand their work to a director to interpret and cast as they wish.

Writers: German Munoz, Sara Pascoe, Tobias Wright & Kim Yaged

Curated by Melissa Dunne
of Paper Cut Theatre

Directors: Bruce Adams, Amanda Castro, Melissa Dunne, Rebecca Manson-Jones, Tom Mansfield and Susannah Tresilian

Stage Manager: Sarah Pujol

Sound Designer: Jon McLeod

Lighting Designer: Sherry Coenen

Festival cast includes: Rachel Creamer, Ines De Clercq, Hayley Doherty, Rebecca D’Souza, Andrew Gourlay, Kelda Homes, Thom Jackson, Debbie Korley, Gemma Lawrence, Ed Martineau, Kat Redstone, Sarah Savage, Jessica Sian-Bastiman

For information:  http://theatre503.com/past-events/xy-2/