The Children

by Lucy Kirkwood

The Children

7-12 October 2019

Performances at 7.45pm, doors open 7.15pm

Hazel and Robin, two retired nuclear scientists in their sixties, are living in their isolated cottage on the coast, in the wake of a disaster at the local power station where they used to work. Then an old friend, Rose, arrives with a frightening request.

A powerful play from the writer of Chimerica, exploring the responsibilities we have to future generations.

2018 Best Play, Writers' Guild Awards


Rose - Melanie Sherwood
Hazel - Liz Paulo
Robin - Peter O’Sullivan

Directed by Ali Carroll

Rehearsal shots, The Children