The Break of Day

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DOI: 10.5040/9780571293223.88000004
Acts: 3. Roles: Male (12) , Female (7) , Neutral (0)

In The Break of Day Timberlake Wertenbaker turns a sharp and beady eye on three women and their partners. The century is coming to an end and a feeling of dissatisfaction and unease seizes the group. Is it too late to have children? Were they wrong to focus so much on work? These questions force each of them to recast their future.

The Break of Day premiered in an Out of Joint production at the Haymarket Theatre, Leicester, in 1995.

From Timberlake Wertenbaker Plays 2

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Faber and Faber

Timberlake Wertenbaker

ISBN: 9780571212538

Series: Faber Drama

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