Protect & Survive
"The story must be told time and time again until the idea of using nuclear weapons is pushed into past history"
In 1984, amid fears of a nuclear war, the BBC produced and broadcast “Threads”, the story of a nuclear strike on the UK.
Day Zero minus 1 by Jonathan Williamson (00:01:20)
with Tigger Blaize as Esme.
Day Zero by Colin Brake (00:20:45)
with Amelia Armande as Carol.
Day Zero plus 7 by Gareth Strachan (00:37:08)
with Russell Shaw as Darren.
Day Zero plus 12 by Robert Cohen (00:48:05)
with Sorcha Brooks as Fran.
Day Zero plus 21 by Alexander Lynch (01:04:37)
with Justin K. Hayward as The Banker.
Day Zero plus 121 by Simon Jenner (01:17:40)
with Philippa Hammond as The Farmer.
Day Zero plus 300 by Jonathan Williamson (01:27:30)
with Penny Scott-Andrews as Cathy.
Day Zero plus 4,380 by Simon Jenner (01:49:03)
with Owen Bleach as The Boy.
Day Zero plus 1,000 years by Simon Jenner (01:58:44)
with Jack Kristiansen as Oliver.
SIMON MOORHEAD (Producer & Director)
The play contains strong language and descriptions of violence.