‘I could fly to New York and back every day for seven years and still not leave a carbon footprint as big as if I have a child. Ten thousand tonnes of CO2. That’s the weight of the Eiffel Tower. I’d be giving birth to the Eiffel Tower’
The ice caps are melting, there’s overpopulation, political unrest; everything’s going to hell in a handcart – why on earth would someone bring a baby into this world?
Directed by Matthew Warchus, Claire Foy and Matt Smith make their Old Vic debuts in Duncan Macmillan’s hilarious emotional roller-coaster of a play, as a couple wrestle with our planet’s biggest dilemmas.
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October 13th, 2019
November 9th, 2019
Recommend age: 14+
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By: Duncan Macmillan Director: Matthew Warchus Cast list: Claire Foy, Matt Smith Design: Rob Howell
Lighting: Tim Lutkin