Pomona (Student Editions) (Paperback)

Pomona (Student Editions) By Alistair McDowall, Dan Rebellato (Editor) Cover Image

Pomona (Student Editions) (Paperback)


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I think I'd sleep a lot easier if I knew none of us would wake up tomorrow.

Ollie's sister is missing. Searching Manchester in desperation, she finds all roads lead to Pomona - an abandoned concrete island at the heart of the city.

Here at the centre of everything, journeys end and nightmares are born.

premiered in 2014 and has subsequently become a much-produced and widely studied drama text. It is published here as a Student Edition alongside commentary and notes by Dan Rebellato.

The ancillary material is geared at students and includes:

- an introduction outlining the play's plot, character, themes context and performance history
- the full text of the play
- a chronology of the playwright's life and work
- extensive textual notes
- questions for further study

This play includes some strong language.
Alistair McDowall grew up in the North East of England. His play Brilliant Adventures was awarded a Bruntwood Prize in 2011, and was developed as part of the Young Writers Festival 2012 at the Royal Court. Other plays include Talk Show (Royal Court) and Captain Amazing (Live Theatre). Dan Rebellato is Professor of Contemporary Theatre at Royal Holloway, University of London. He is also a playwright whose work has been performed across Britain, Europe and America, on stage and radio.
Product Details ISBN: 9781350086715
ISBN-10: 1350086711
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publication Date: February 20th, 2020
Pages: 144
Language: English
Series: Student Editions