Every summer, Jane and her Nana shared the same room in the same hotel in the same seaside resort for the same two weeks. That was until Nana started to lose her memory. Flitting between the past and present, Nottingham and the Isle of Wight, and childhood and old age, Finding Nana
is a play about love and loss, memory, disconnection and finding your way home.
has grown from an East Midlands Theatre Writing Partnership project in 2012 where Jane Upton went back to the Isle of Wight, stayed in the same hotel as she did with Nana, revisited places of interest, trying to see the island through her eyes.
At the time writer Jane Upton published three blogs at the very start of her Finding Nana journey: