'Dayglo'- Film

Theatre of Debate toured a live theatre production of ‘Dayglo' by Abi Bown in Spring 2013,'Dayglo' is now available as a Theatre of Debate film.

Trailer for the film of Dayglo by Abi Bown

'Dayglo' tells the story of a mother and daughter both affected by breast cancer and their relationship with a teenage boy whose family is affected by sickle cell anaemia. The drama explores the issues raised by the personalisation of medical treatments according to our genes.


'Dayglo' supports the achievement of attainment targets outlined in Keystages 4 in Science, English, Drama, ICT, and SMSC ( Spiritual, moral, social and cultural development).


Developed in partnership with The Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) the University of Ulster, the NHS Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Screening Programme and supported by the Wellcome Trust.


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