Lungs - at Shoreditch Town Hall

“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.

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  • stephen

    The two hander was excellent. It lasted 100 minutes and was fast paced and must of been terribly hard work for the actors, I felt exhausted by just watching it. Both of the actors played their parts very well, the female had a lot more to say and thus was more animated whilst the male had to do a lot of acting without speaking or even moving much - both did very well.
    It worked for me and rang a hell of a lot of bells - I thought it was just my relationships that were like that

    October 24, 2012

  • millie_c

    To everyone who RSVP'd Yes to Lungs, please check your inbox - have just sent a message about meeting up tomorrow. Thanks!

    October 23, 2012

  • Gabriela

    Unfortunately can't do Wednesdays. Would somebody be interested to see it on another day? There are still tickets available on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 October.

    October 7, 2012

  • Annette M.

    Iv just book a ticket. Seems there are 32 left!

    October 5, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm a new member and have just moved to the area so definitely up for a drink after this to get to know some of you.

    October 4, 2012

  • stephen

    Good stuff- it seems that there are tickets available for the 24 - I just got mine

    October 4, 2012

  • Jane

    James, I've just checked and it's saying that there are 36 tickets still available online - are you checking on the website, or on the phone?

    October 4, 2012

    • denise

      yes, there were 40 tickets available when I booked mine this morning.

      October 4, 2012

  • Anita

    Hi just bought my ticket for the 24th. Am up for a drink after.

    October 4, 2012

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