In Event of Moone Disaster
Award-winning actress Rosie Wyatt stars as Sylvia, previously seen in Blink and Spine at the Soho Theatre, The Cardinal at Southwark Playhouse and Mumburger at Old Red Lion. The cast also includes actor-playwright Thomas Pickles (winner of the inaugural Adrian Pagan Playwright Award) and Alicya Eyo best known for playing long running characters Ruby Haswell in Emmerdale and Denny Blood Bad Girls. They are joined by Will Norris and Dar Dash.
The winner of Theatre503’s international playwriting award, and the first show directed by Lisa Spirling since taking over as Artistic Director – themes of space, time, feminism and sex collide in this astonishing debut play by Andrew Thompson.
1969 - Man takes his first steps on the Moon, while Sylvia meets an astronaut at a party, who changes her world. 2055 - her granddaughter is set to become the first person to walk on Mars. Witness the adventures of three extraordinary women spanning 80 years, against the backdrop of humanity’s journey to the stars.