What holds families together? What tears them apart? What’s brewing in the silences?
1996. London. It’s Ewa’s birthday, her daughter Anna is coming home from university with a secret to share but Maria has some news of her own.
As wartime memories of Siberia resurface, old steps are retraced to uncover the secrets of the past and a Polish heritage that unites and divides them.
Nicola Werenowska’s funny and fascinating new play Silence hurtles between Warsaw and London over two decades and three generations of a Polish/British family.
Silence is at York Theatre Royal Studio from 2nd to 3rd November 2018. Book online at yorktheatreroyal.co.uk or call the box office on 01904 623568.