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Video: An Introduction to The Children


The Children, direct from an acclaimed run in London, the powerful Royal Court Theatre production of Lucy Kirkwood’s astonishing new play will make its American debut at MTC with the heralded original cast. 

In a remote cottage on the lonely British coast, a couple of retired nuclear engineers are living a very quiet life. Outside, the world is in utter chaos following a devastating series of events. When an old friend turns up at their door, they’re shocked to discover the real reason for her visit. 

To familiarize yourself with this upcoming play, check out the video below. Pamela Rabe, who starred in the Sydney production, reflects on this new drama that beautifully balances the realities of our times with intrigue and humor. Don't forget to visit the show page at the bottom to book your tickets to see The Children now.

Author: Chanelle Cotton