BY ALISTAIR McDOWALL
12 November 2014 — 13 December 2014
Pomona will transfer to the National Theatre and the Royal Exchange Theatre in Autumn 2015 following its critically-acclaimed run at the Orange Tree.
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Winner of 4 Offies! Best New Play | Best Production | Best Director | Best Lighting Designer
Ollie’s sister is missing.
Searching Manchester in desperation, she finds all roads lead to Pomona, an abandoned concrete island at the heart of the city.
Here at the centre of everything, journeys end and nightmares are born.
A sinister and surreal thriller from Alistair McDowall, writer of Talk Show (Royal Court), Brilliant Adventures (Royal Exchange, Bruntwood Prize winner), and Captain Amazing (Live Theatre Newcastle).
Ned Bennett directed the first major revival of Philip Ridley’s Mercury Fur, which transferred to the West End. He recently directed the UK premiere of Tracy Letts’ Superior Donuts at Southwark Playhouse.
First commissioned by Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in collaboration with the Royal Court Theatre
Suggested for ages 14+
Pomona contains adult themes.
Running Time approx 1 hour 40 minutes, no interval