Victims of human trafficking are victims of coercion, exploitation, deception, kidnap, false imprisonment and rape. In 2011 the Metropolitan Police estimated that up to 11,800 women may have been trafficked into England and Wales. The traffickers bring their victims into the UK through the ports — making Wales a key point of entry...
Theatre Versus Oppression presents Sold, a play based on the testimonies of individuals who have suffered at the hands of traffickers in Wales. They come from different backgrounds and circumstances, each with their own shocking story.
Six characters of different ages collide at a city centre bus stop on a series of winter evenings; human suffering finding solace in its fellow’s pain. A moving play that shows us that the problem is already on our doorstep.