The fertilisation of an idea.

How do you have a baby when you’re 39 and single?

This is the story of Anna. A story filled with many chapters, unexpected characters and curious plot twists.

Following the critically acclaimed ConsentNina Raine returns to the National Theatre with this funny and touching new play about the fertilisation of an idea.

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Nina Raine
Nina Raine
Bruno Poet
Alex Baranowski
Jeremy Herbert

Dorfman - National Theatre

National Theatre, Upper Ground, Ground South Bank, London, SE1 9PX, GB-LBH, GB
Nearest tube:
Waterloo, Southwark, Embankment

Stories Customer reviews

Our Stories Review

How do you have a baby if you’re newly single, with no prospective father in sight, and time is literally running out, egg-by-egg? Nina Raine’s new play, Stories, looks at the lengths Anna - a 39-year-old very much in the last-chance saloon for motherhood – would go to take matters into her own hands and find a suitable baby-daddy. While this play is an often quite funny look at what it can... Read more

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