Cannibals (Modern Plays) by Rory Mullarkey

By Rory Mullarkey

On a farm, in a village, at the edge of Europe, existence is straightforward yet demanding. whilst the sweeping forces of warfare and growth go through, Lizaveta needs to run for her existence. discovering safeguard on an previous woman's farm, she attempts to piece her existence again jointly. yet her prior catches up together with her and he or she needs to hold moving.

Her trip via a land of dust and blood, icon painters and holy fools, takes her throughout continents to the opposite aspect of the area. via Lizaveta's eyes general locations and notions of affection, family members and identification develop into far-off and strange.

Cannibals is a daring and special play via Manchester playwright, Rory Mullarkey. it really is his first full-length play, written whereas he used to be Pearson Playwright in place of dwelling on the Royal alternate in 2011.

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