Written By Tom Hartwell
Directed by Phil Croft
AT 30, EVERY INNOCENT FLIRTATION BECOMES A PROSPECT FOR A SHARED MORTGAGE APPLICATION.
Home owner, parent, Deliveroo driver, where should we be at 30? Before 30
explores the reality and generation gap of life’s milestones. With the average first
time buyer not on the property ladder until 35 and the growing trend in the
temporary lifestyle of the gig economy, the prospect of ‘adulting’ has never been
We follow Chris, an aspiring chef - making ends meet between job applications by
delivering food to people who can’t be bothered to cook. His past struggles with
depression and anxiety resurface when faced with the prospect of facing thirty ,constantly comparing himself to his accomplished Grandfather, who seemingly achieved everything so easily.
Prior to it's run at The Edinburgh Fringe Before 30 was performed at Theatre N16, The Hillingdon Literary Festival & Waterloo East.