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Manhattan Theatre Club presents Lucy Kirkwood's drama about retired nuclear engineers visted by an old friend at their remote cottage on the British coast. 

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Performances ended on Feb. 4, 2018.

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Previews: Nov 28, 2017 • Opening: Dec 12, 2017 • Closing: Feb 4, 2018
Broadway Plays Drama 2018 Tony Nominees
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Samuel J Friedman Theatre Samuel J Friedman Theatre
261 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036
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In a remote cottage on the lonely British coast, a couple of retired nuclear engineers are living a very quiet life. Outside, the world is in utter chaos following a devastating series of events. When an old friend turns up at their door, they’re shocked to discover the real reason for her visit.

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Francesca Annis
Ron Cook


Written by
Lucy Kirkwood
James Macdonald
Set and Costume Designer
Miriam Buether
Lighting Designer
Peter Mumford
Sound Designer
Max Pappenheim
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