I was admittedly bemused by Here We Go, Caryl Churchill's 40 minute play that premiered at the National last November, roughly half of which comprised a wordless performance of an elderly man being repeatedly dressed and undressed. Her latest play Escaped Alone is 15 minutes longer — it runs for 55 interval-free minutes — but whether that's enough to constitute what Royal Court artistic director Vicki Featherstone billed as a 'full-length play' when she announced it last year... Read more
“I’m walking down the street and there’s a door in the fence open and inside there are three women I’ve seen before
Three old friends and a neighbour . A summer of afternoons in the back yard. Tea and catastrophe.
Caryl Churchill returns to the Royal Court with this new play directed by James Macdonald.