Plays by Nicola Wilson

Plaques and Tangles

Faber and Faber
Type: Text

Days before her wedding Megan discovers she has a 50-50 chance of developing early onset Alzheimer's. Years later she's offered a genetic test. But if she's got the gene does she really want to know?

Megan, 21. Megan, 47. Megan, 32. Megan, 27.

One woman lurches through time while her young family deal with the consequences.

Plaques and Tangles premiered at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in October 2015.

Nicola Wilson has written for radio and television. Her stage play Moonwalking was performed at Òran Mór in Glasgow. Plaques and Tangles is her first full-length play. Nicola has been selected as a Jerwood New Playwright 2015.