A History of Falling Things (Modern Plays) by James Graham

By James Graham

'Oh, you do look...really sturdy, although. you recognize. within the face.
Oh and, uh, i like you.'


Prisoners in their worry of falling issues - keraunothetophobiacs - Jacqui and Robin are limited to residing interior. after they meet on-line a courting starts which forces them to confront their worry and realize what is actual of their lives and what relatively matters.


A historical past of Falling Things, a brand new play by way of the acclaimed younger playwright James Graham, is a gradual love tale that's frightened, humorous and relocating. The play premiered at Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Wales, in April 2009 sooner than moving to the Sherman Theatre, Cardiff.

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