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Afloat by Eva O’Connor and Hildegard Ryan

Sunday's Child supported by Culture Ireland

Fri 06 Aug 2021 - Sun 29 Aug 2021

£8
Afloat

Venue

Online
Age Group: 14+
Duration: 1h
Contains strong language/swearing

The climate apocalypse has hit. Dublin is completely underwater. Best friends Bláthnaid and Debs are the sole survivors, living on the top floor of Liberty Hall. With only seagulls for company, they spend their days sheltering from the storms and reminiscing over the last days of Dublin. Debs looks to the future, but Bláthnaid is tormented by guilt. Why were they blind to the wave that was coming? And can they salvage a future from the wreckage? Afloat explores loss, sisterhood, and climate anxiety. From the makers of Fringe First winner 2019 MUSTARD.

★ ★ ★ ★ – The Irish Times

 

"an entertaining and enlightening new play... forces the audience to consider, in very concrete terms, their own role and responsibility in the future of the planet."★★★★ - Irish Times
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