ABOUT “FAR AWAY”
Joan’s grotesque childhood fears pursue her into an apocalyptic dawning where the promise of violence broods and nothing is to be trusted.
Caryl Churchill’s 2000 play is based on the premise of a world in which everything in nature is at war. Performed as a double bill with Not not not not not Enough Oxygen.
Charlene Van Buekenhout
ABOUT “NOT NOT NOT NOT NOT ENOUGH OXYGEN”
Streets unsafe. Corralled into one-room cellblocks. Water tainted. Citizens equal numbers. Light flickers and dims. The whole world watches. Waiting.
Caryl Churchill’s 1993 play that looks at a not so distance future where water and air are scarce. Performed as a double bill with Far Away.
CAST & CREW FOR BOTH PRODUCTIONS:
Eric Bossé and Brenda McLean
“Kudos to Theatre Incarnate for a thoughtful, high-calibre contribution to ChurchillFest. These works are wakeup calls rather than entertainments, but anyone who is taking the opportunity to explore this challenging playwright’s oeuvre should certainly put this double bill on their list.”- Allison Mayes on Not not not not enough Oxygen and Far Away, ChurchillFest (Jan 2010)
MTC’s MasterPlaywright Festival/ ChurchillFest