Description - "The Children" by Edward Bond
Two plays from one of Britain's most challenging dramatists. Both are set in a late-21st-century post-apocalyptic landscape where human behaviour is monitored, living spaces are designated and any emotional displays are eradicated. In "The Children" a teenager's unquestioning loyalty to his mother has fatal consequences, while in "Have I None" a couple's lives are irrevocably changed by the appearance of a disturbing stranger who questions their existence.
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(198mm x 129mm x 6mm)
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Author Biography - Edward Bond
Edward Bond is widely regarded as the UK's greatest and most influently playwright. His plays include The Pope's Wedding (Royal Court Theatre, 1962), Saved (Royal Court, 1965), Early Morning (Royal Court, 1968), Lear (Royal Court, 1971), The Sea (Royal Court, 1973), The Fool (Royal Court, 1975), The Woman (National Theatre, 1978), Restoration (Royal Court, 1981) and The War Plays (RSC at the Barbican Pit, 1985).