A hospital play that follows a tangle of doctors and nurses in a busy London hospital, from the award-winning playwright of the international hit Tribes. Professionalism and prejudice, turbulent staff romances, ambition and failure collide in this swirling, action-packed drama about an over-burdened health service and the tenacious individuals who keep it running.
About the Author
NINA RAINE graduated from Christ Church Oxford with a double First in English Literature. In 2000 she won the Channel Four/Jerwood Spaces Young Regional Theatre Director bursary and joined the Royal Court as a Trainee Director, while also writing plays. Her first play, Rabbit, premiered in London in 2006. In 2010 her play Tribes was a huge success at the Royal Court Theatre in London before being produced in New York and embarking on a highly successful US tour. She is the daughter of poet Craig Raine, and lives in London.
a meticulously researched and totally absorbing work play'
'pacy, action-packed and, in places, touching. The sheer spectacle of the thing is so much more impressive than on the small screen'
- Daily Mail
'a witty, highly intelligent, PC-scourging sensibility'