All the boys at school seem to be only interested in one thing, so when naive Charlotte meets an older guy online who promises her a fairytale romance, she is sure it’s true love. It’s up to her friend Ash to try and stop her from making a terrible mistake but Ash has worries of their own. When a drunken year 11 house party gets out of control, Tim makes a decision which will affect both him and Seren for the rest of their lives. Meanwhile Mike’s become hooked on internet pornography, David’s still a virgin and Rob’s fallen in love.
Losing It is a musical play which tells the story of a group of 18 year olds as they look back on their seven years at secondary school.
Recommended Year Group: 9+
Show Length: 90 mins
“Because there’s a bit more to it than sperm meets egg.”
In addition to the play we provide a complimentary Teachers’ Pack, a guide for educators on how best to discuss the difficult topics examined by the play in a classroom environment, in addition to containing a range of comprehensive teaching resources and student worksheets.
Download the teachers’ pack here:
The play includes:
- Healthy/unhealthy relationships
- Same sex and difference sex relationships
- A transgender character
- Internet grooming and child sexual exploitation.
- Internet pornography
- Consent and Rape.
- Contraception and STIs.
This project is supported by National Lottery Awards for All and St James’ Place Charitable Foundation.