23:00, Wed 1st – Thu 2nd February 2017 at ADC Theatre
Lent Week 2
Gemma, out of the blue, has stopped speaking, with her friends, family and lovers clueless as to the cause.
Over the course of an hour, we see them struggling to cope with her silence, as relationships unravel and they reveal far more about themselves than they initially intended to.
Oscar-winning Anthony Minghella’s play is an acerbic commentary on how, to quote Oscar Wilde, we live “in a time which knows the price of everything but the value of nothing.” In our age of immediate and constant communication, how would we react to sudden and inexplicable silence?