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It's Going To Be A Long War Darling from 8 Nov
It's Going To Be A Long War Darling, at Etcetera Theatre, from 08 Nov-13 Nov 2011.
Written by John Howlett.
Produced by E J Cope Productions
It is September 1939 and an announcement of war is imminent. This comedy-drama explores what happens when a scruffy evacuee from Yorkshire, Charlie Prouse, turns up in the refined Lincolnshire home of Jimmy and Jean Fraser.
How will the Frasers’ daughter be affected by the bad-language and threat of head-lice? And how will her parents cope with a complete stranger who could end up staying indefinitely? Will Jimmy be called up, or will he volunteer?
One thing’s for certain: nothing will ever be the same again.