2022-23 Season
April 6 - 20, 2023

The Children

A hit in London and on Broadway

By Lucy Kirkwood

Directed by Jenny Sullivan

About the Play

Set at a remote cottage on the coast of Britain after a tsunami wreaks havoc on a nuclear reactor, a married couple’s lives are further disrupted by the mysterious appearance of a long-lost colleague, who confronts them with a stunning moral dilemma: what does the older generation owe to those who are young? A hit in London and on Broadway. Running Time: One hour and 45 minutes, with no intermission.

Events & Talks

  • Opening Night
    April 8, 2023 at 8:00 p.m.

    Immediately following the performance, opening night attendees are treated to a festive post-show wine and hors d’oeuvre reception with the artists.

  • Pre-Show Talk
    April 12 and 19 at 6:45 p.m.

    Join ETC Dramaturg, Anna Jensen for a free, lively, and informative half-hour talk in The New Vic courtyard before each Wednesday performance.

  • Martini Night
    April 14, 2023 at 7:15 p.m.

    Mingle with friends and enjoy a complimentary martini with your ticket purchase. Held in The New Vic courtyard 45-minutes prior to curtain on the second Friday of the run.

  • Thursday Talkback
    April 20, 2023

    Immediately following the final Thursday evening performance, meet members of the cast and participate in an informal 20-30 minute Q&A about the show.

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