It's 8:54pm. Suzy Storck sits by the window on this hot and airless night, waiting for her husband to come home. Upstairs she can hear her children, yelling and clamouring at their bedroom door. She's locked them in.
Suzy realises for the first time that she never chose any of this. She wonders how she ended up here. She imagines what escaping it might feel like.
After tonight, there might never be a way out.
The Gate Theatre presents the UK debut of director Jean-Pierre Baro – one of the most exciting new artists voices in French theatre, and the world première of Magali Mougel's haunting play. A co-production with Extime Company.
Caoilfhionn Dunne portrays the physical and psychological decline of a reluctant mother of three in Magali Mougel’s chilling, visceral play
Suzy Storck's brilliance lies in the way Mougel dupes us into obliviousnes......Dunne is, frankly, devastating as the woman drained of her life