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The Children by Lucy Kirkwood

Published 7th December, 2017 in Concert or Performance
  • Location

    Sydney Opera House, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia

  • Date

    29th March 2018 to 19th May 2018

  • Time

    All Day

Playwright Lucy Kirkwood wowed Sydney Theatre Company audiences with the globe-trotting thriller Chimerica in 2017. Now, with The Children, she’s been heralded as “the most rewarding dramatist of her generation” (The Independent, UK). After decades of hard work and raising a family, Hazel and her husband Robin have retired to a cottage by the sea. It’s the idyllic life they always wanted – but there’s a catch. Not far away, the nuclear power plant they used to work at has been torn apart by a natural disaster. And into their quiet life comes an old friend with a frightening proposition. The fallout will be unpredictable.

Published 7th December, 2017 in Concert or Performance