“In a time of global anxiety, terrorism, erratic weather and political unrest, a young couple want a child. If they over think it, they'll never do it. But if they rush, it could be a disaster.
“’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.’
“What will be the first to destruct – the planet or the relationship?
“Part of The Roundabout Season – three extraordinary new plays by three rising star playwrights, performed by a single ensemble of actors in a thrilling 360 degree setting.” – from the National Theatre website
“Duncan Macmillan's distinctive, off-kilter love story is brutally honest, funny, edgy and current. It gives voice to a generation for whom uncertainty is a way of life through two flawed, but deeply human, people who you don't always like but start to feel you might love.” – from the Guardian review
Tickets are available from the National Theatre website. As seating is unallocated, please buy your own ticket/s.
If you’d like to stay on for dinner or drinks after the performance, please leave a comment below, or make a note in your RSVP – or e-mail Millie, who’s organising the event. Depending on numbers we’ll make arrangements.