When the Wind Blows

by  Raymond Briggs

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  4m, 2f

"Unforgettable." - The London Times

"Possibly the most bizarre theatre I have seen." - London Observer

"Remarkable." - London Financial Times


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When the Wind Blows

by  Raymond Briggs

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    4m, 2f

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This is an off-beat version of the famous English anti-nuclear cartoon parable. Jim and Hilda Bloggs hear that a nuclear strike is headed their way. Armed with government leaflets, they construct a refuge with the solid cheerfulness they felt during the blitz. Trusting in the powers that be, they emerge after the bombing and wait for government assistance. Radiation sickness takes them, still loving each other and uttering prayers.
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Reviews

"Unforgettable." - The London Times

"Remarkable." - London Financial Times

"Possibly the most bizarre theatre I have seen." - London Observer

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  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

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4m, 2f
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