AMPAG, Belvoir Belvoir:Escaped Alone

Escaped Alone

May 2020

Wed 27 






This is a play for the end of the world. Four women in their seventies sit in a suburban backyard, convivially chatting. At first it is almost too recognisable – but there is a frightening and powerful world beneath the surface – a work of visionary theatre.

Is Caryl Churchill the greatest living playwright in the world? In a theatrical poem, about an hour long, she catches the complexity of the 21st century. And just look at that cast! – Eamon Flack, Artistic Director

★★★★ – The Guardian UK
Magnificent … it’s funny, it’s complicated, it’s sinister” – The Huffington Post

Supported by the Oranges & Sardines Foundation