In the wake of the anniversary of 9/11, a provocative, timely dark comedy that asks the question we are often too entrenched to ask ourselves… are any of us truly free?
Billy finds himself in a cell next to Alex. Neither are sure what they have done wrong. Perhaps nothing. It doesn’t seem to matter. Someone wanted them imprisoned and so they have been.
Everything is permitted but nothing goes unpunished.
A Happystorm Theatre / Breathe Out Theatre World Première Tour
“Enthralled” The Observer
“Truly astonishing” Large Manchester
The Myth of Escape
By Rob Johnston, writer of Rid The World (Unity Theatre).
Directed by John Garfield-Roberts, director of Theatre Uncut (Liverpool Everyman).
Funded by Arts Council England and Big Lottery Fund.
Selected for The Library Theatre's Re:play 2011 First Stage Competition.