Two

by  Jim Cartwright

Short Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  1m, 1f

"Astonishing, funny and sad." - Daily Express

"Entertainment of a very high caliber." - Sunday Correspondent

"Vastly entertaining." - Jewish Chronicle

"Go to laugh and be moved." - City Limits

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A bickering husband and wife and the dozen regulars who pass through their pub in an evening are played by two actors. Each vignette skillfully combines pathos and humor. When a little boy is left behind by his father, a fragile reconciliation occurs as their own dark tragedy is revealed.
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"Astonishing, funny and sad." - Daily Express

"Entertainment of a very high caliber." - Sunday Correspondent

"Vastly entertaining." - Jewish Chronicle

"Go to laugh and be moved." - City Limits

"Absolutely riveting." - Daily Telegraph

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  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

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Jim Cartwright

Jim Cartwright lives in Lancashire, where he was born. Road, his first play, opened at the Royal Court Theatre in 1986, was revived again at the Royal Court that same year, and again in 1987, before being taken on a nationwide tour. It won the Samuel Beckett Award, Drama magazine’s Best New Play Award and ...

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