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GCSE literature coursework 20th century drama Kes the play by Barry Hines and Allan Stronach To John Congratulations you have been selected to play the role of Jud in the college production of Kes The play Kes is about a fifth teen year old boy called Billy Casper its about his struggle and troublesome life and his love for a Kestrel The main characters are Billy who is a small skinny fifth teen year old boy Jud who is Billys older half brother he is big and he bullies Billy and their Mum Their Mum doesnt really care about either of them and doesnt think Billys school work is important in act one scene four Mrs Casper wants Billy to go to the shop to buy her some cigarettes even though it would make him late for school Billys mum doesnt care about what Billy has to say this is shown is act one scene eight when Mrs Casper asks Billy a question and when Billy tries to go into detail about it she just stops listening to him and starts to talk about something else and then in the final scene when Jud kills Billys Falcon Billy rushes to his Mum for comfort but his Mum just pushes him away and is embarrassed by Billy doing this she then clearly shows that she is not bothered that Jud has killed Billys Falcon Kes As you can see Billy proberly has one of the worst Mums in the world At school Billy has more trouble He encounters Mr Gryce the strict head teacher and Mr Sugden the bullying PE teacher He also meets a kind English teacher called Mr Farthing who takes interest in Billy and his bird The play is set in South Yorkshire in the 1960s The main event in the play include Jud bullying Billy when Billy first gets his hawk and then when he is training it
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