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The Children Cast & Creative

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. 

This show is closed.

Performances ended on Feb. 4, 2018.

Show Overview

About The Children

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.


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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