A heartfelt look at family dynamics, with a glittering script, wit and pathos
Auld Acquaintance follows two brothers, Jake and Rob, returning home for Christmas to visit their unseen, dying mother. Unknown to them, their wives knew each other at school and used to be lovers. Jake and Immie have a newborn baby and Immie is struggling to cope – she finds herself drawn to her old acquaintance, Natasha. Please arrive on time as latecomers may not be admitted. Running time: 1 hour 10 minutes.
"Playwright Natalie Audley has written an insightful play that covers many aspects of family life, love, regret and forgiveness with an honesty that is refreshing to see from such a young playwright."