Childless

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20060522

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and are often treated with a certain ambivalence.

1/5. Blowing Out Candles

By Cathy Feeny.

The story of how a woman's overpowering sense of purpose in life guides her away from being a mother and causes those closest to her such distress.

Clarissa....Beth Goddard

Geoff....Tom Bevan

Lucy....Jenny Funnell

Sue....Joanna David

Director Celia de Wolff.

20060523

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

2/5. Eggs and Chickens

By Helen Griffin.

An insight into the mind of a 42 year old single woman, for whom the biological clock has turned into a biological time bomb. But she can't make her mind up about the best next move.

Alison....Eiry Thomas

Diane....Victoria Little

Director Marina Caldarone.

20060524

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and are often treated with a certain ambivalence.

3/5. The Adoption Party

By Sarah Daniels.

Fiona and Jennifer for differing reasons are finding it hard to be at the party to celebrate their friends' adoption of a little girl. However they are inadvertently helped to resolve their dilemmas and differences by nine year old Brandon.

Brandon....Thomas Glenister

Lyn....Matilda Ziegler

Jennifer....Sian Thomas

Fiona....Annabelle Apsion

Director Celia de Wolff.

20060525

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

4/5. Sweet Dreams

By April De Angelis.

Kate struggles to come to terms with life as her son prepares to leave the nest, whilst her confidante and neighbour, Sarah, gains the strength to finally let go!

Kate....Lizzy McInnerny

Sarah....Sylvestra Le Touzel

Director Celia de Wolff.

20060526

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

5/5. Precious

By Sarah Woods.

One of the reasons they split up was because he didn't want children - and there he is with a four year old son. Anne has to ask herself why it was that they never had a child.

Anne....Frances Barber

Geoff....Angus Wright

Vanessa....Jenny Funnell

Mum....Gwyneth Powell

Director Celia de Wolff.

0120060522

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and are often treated with a certain ambivalence.

1/5.

Blowing Out Candles

By Cathy Feeny.

The story of how a woman's overpowering sense of purpose in life guides her away from being a mother and causes those closest to her such distress.

Clarissa....Beth Goddard

Geoff....Tom Bevan

Lucy....Jenny Funnell

Sue....Joanna David

Director Celia De Wolff

0120060522

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and are often treated with a certain ambivalence.

1/5.

Blowing Out Candles

By Cathy Feeny.

The story of how a woman's overpowering sense of purpose in life guides her away from being a mother and causes those closest to her such distress.

Clarissa....Beth Goddard

Geoff....Tom Bevan

Lucy....Jenny Funnell

Sue....Joanna David

Director Celia De Wolff

0220060523

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

2/5.

Eggs and Chickens

By Helen Griffin.

An insight into the mind of a 42 year old single woman, for whom the biological clock has turned into a biological time bomb.

But she can't make her mind up about the best next move.

Alison....Eiry Thomas

Diane....Victoria Little

Director Marina Caldarone

0220060523

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

2/5.

Eggs and Chickens

By Helen Griffin.

An insight into the mind of a 42 year old single woman, for whom the biological clock has turned into a biological time bomb.

But she can't make her mind up about the best next move.

Alison....Eiry Thomas

Diane....Victoria Little

Director Marina Caldarone

0320060524

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and are often treated with a certain ambivalence.

3/5.

The Adoption Party

By Sarah Daniels.

Fiona and Jennifer for differing reasons are finding it hard to be at the party to celebrate their friends' adoption of a little girl.

However they are inadvertently helped to resolve their dilemmas and differences by nine year old Brandon.

Brandon....Thomas Glenister

Lyn....Matilda Ziegler

Jennifer....Sian Thomas

Fiona....Annabelle Apsion

Director Celia De Wolff

0320060524

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and are often treated with a certain ambivalence.

3/5.

The Adoption Party

By Sarah Daniels.

Fiona and Jennifer for differing reasons are finding it hard to be at the party to celebrate their friends' adoption of a little girl.

However they are inadvertently helped to resolve their dilemmas and differences by nine year old Brandon.

Brandon....Thomas Glenister

Lyn....Matilda Ziegler

Jennifer....Sian Thomas

Fiona....Annabelle Apsion

Director Celia De Wolff

0420060525

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

4/5.

Sweet Dreams

By April De Angelis.

Kate struggles to come to terms with life as her son prepares to leave the nest, whilst her confidante and neighbour, Sarah, gains the strength to finally let go!

Kate....Lizzy McInnerny

Sarah....Sylvestra Le Touzel

Director Celia De Wolff

0420060525

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

4/5.

Sweet Dreams

By April De Angelis.

Kate struggles to come to terms with life as her son prepares to leave the nest, whilst her confidante and neighbour, Sarah, gains the strength to finally let go!

Kate....Lizzy McInnerny

Sarah....Sylvestra Le Touzel

Director Celia De Wolff

05 LAST20060526

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

5/5.

Precious

By Sarah Woods.

One of the reasons they split up was because he didn't want children - and there he is with a four year old son.

Anne has to ask herself why it was that they never had a child.

Anne....Frances Barber

Geoff....Angus Wright

Vanessa....Jenny Funnell

Mum....Gwyneth Powell

Director Celia De Wolff

05 LAST20060526

Plays that look at the reasons and motivations for missing out on motherhood.

Nearly a quarter of today's women are childless, whether that is through choice or misfortune, and still women without children are viewed as somehow unnatural and treated with a certain ambivalence.

5/5.

Precious

By Sarah Woods.

One of the reasons they split up was because he didn't want children - and there he is with a four year old son.

Anne has to ask herself why it was that they never had a child.

Anne....Frances Barber

Geoff....Angus Wright

Vanessa....Jenny Funnell

Mum....Gwyneth Powell

Director Celia De Wolff