Kate is delighted when she finds a country retreat that ticks all the boxes. Gathering together a select group of her closest friends to celebrate New Yearâs Eve, she is keen to start 2010 afresh. But successful, stressed-out thirtysomethings in search of a good time in the sticks can make for one very fearsome party...and some surprising resolutions. Michael Wynneâs buoyant new comedy takes a microscope to modern dilemmas about life, love and retro board games. Michael Wynneâs previous plays include The People Are Friendly and The Knocky for the Royal Court, and Sell Out, Dirty Wonderland
and The Boy Who Left Home
. He also co-wrote the film My Summer of Love
.Performers Jessica Hynes, Rachael Stirling, Alastair Mackenzie, Charlotte Riley, Rupert Penry-Jones, Nick Blood, Joseph Millson.
Author Michael Wynne. Producer Royal Court Theatre. Director Jeremy Herrin. Design Robert Innes Hopkins. Lighting Neil Austin. Sound Nick Powell. Costume Robert Innes Hopkins. Costume Iona Kenrick.