Swallows
August 2—28, 18:45—19:45
Genres: Immersive, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Approx Run Time: 1 hour

‘There is more microplastic in the ocean than there are stars in the Milky Way. And there has been for some time. More than all the stars in the bloody Milky Way. Just imagine that! The bloody Milky Way. And now I ask again. What do you think of that?’

The world is over. We burnt it down. And of course, there’s only one way to punish such a grievous mistake. With more fire.

Tim, Harry and Ella have been sent on a mission — destroy a fracking plant, send a message. Only when everything is already destroyed and giant chunks of ice are falling from the sky. It doesn—t seem there's that much left to say.

Henry Roberts (LOBES)returns to the BoxedIn stage with his second full–length play, a riveting and challenging look at eco-terrorism and our relationship with the environment. Some of us argue vehemently for more sustainability. But once the sea levels rise and rivers are choked with rubbish, will that be enough? Swallows delivers an important message of caution, and (perhaps more importantly) a vital message of hope.

Cast
Ella Sarah Chamberlain
Tim Issy Sheridan
Harry Daniel Jonusas
Crew
Director Oli Savage
Producer Emily Hepher
Assistant Director Juliet Boobbyer
                             




     
Designed by Mia Ferraiolo
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