Killer Bytes (1984)

Mile End Road
23 Apr - 29 May 1984
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Why does Silver dress up as her Gran?
Why is Eddy a messy eater?
Why does Mary want the woman with the tattoo?
Why is Coat losing his fingernails?

Killer Bytes follows these four through a vicious maze of life that’s as fast, furious and futile as a computer game.

East End Setting. Escalator plot. Sticky End?
No questions answered. Many answers questioned.
Game begins…

Killer Bytes toured Youth Clubs around London.

You can access the script of this play via the British Library’s MPS Modern Playscripts Collection.

Production photos

Cast List

Creative Team


Jacquetta May is an actor who performed with Half Moon Theatre’s young people’s company in the mid-1980s. She talks about performing Killer Bytes, a play about modern technology. Interviewed by Toni Tsaera.

Marketing and Scrapbook Pages



Memories from Matthew Zajac