Breakfast Plays: New Tracks


The Watercooler by Uma Nada-Rajah

Season 1, Ep. 3

Two co-workers meet in the staff room of a non-descript corporate office. As one colleague struggles with current events across the Atlantic hitting home, the other is tasked with assessing her mental fitness. Uma Nada-Rajah’s The Watercooler addresses racism with a searing streak of surrealism.

Writer Uma Nada-Rajah

Director Debbie Hannan

Composer & Sound Designer Mwen

Sound engineer Richard Bell

Dramaturg Eleanor White

Cast Anna Russell-Martin & Laura Lovemore

The Breakfast Plays: New Tracks are generously supported by the Noël Coward Foundation and the Turtleton Charitable Trust. 

The Traverse Theatre is funded by Creative Scotland and The City of Edinburgh Council, with additional support from The Scottish Government Performing Arts Venues Relief Fund.

Image: Mihaela Bodlovic