London. Canary Wharf. September 2008. Following the collapse of the US sub-prime mortgage market, the world economy is in free fall. Johnny, an unemployed 25-year-old, thinks he has the answer. When Manning Corp, a stock brokerage firm, take him on, he enters a world that will change him forever. But when you’ve made millions, when you’re at the top of your game, what else is left? How far can you go before somebody gets hurt?
‘Dreamland tackles pressing social and political issues with bracing theatricality’ (Jesse Briton, Bear Trap Theatre)