The Children

The Children

By Lucy Kirkwood

June 26, 2020 – July 19, 2020

In this British post-apocalyptic drama, Lucy Kirkwood paints a world that is in utter chaos after a devastating series of events. Two retired nuclear engineers are living a quiet life on the coast until an old friend shows up at their door with a shocking story.


Key Themes: Responsibility, legacy

Age Recommendation: 18+ (language, dark/post-apocalyptic themes)

Run-time: Approx. 2 hrs with 1 intermission


Special Performances:

Preview Performances: Be among the first to see The Children Wednesday, June 24 or Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.

Second Saturday Matinee: The Children will not present a Second Saturday Matinee, MCT will be closed to celebrate Independence Day with our pastures at home.

Added Wednesday Performances: Wednesday, July 1, 2020 & Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.

Pay What You Wish Wednesday Night: Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. Advance reservations $25, Pay What Your Wish at the door (limited seating & first come first serve)

Ken Carpenter Talkbacks: Take place after each regular Thursday and Sunday performance. Talkbacks are fee to audience members and are open to the public at no extra cost.

Group Discounts: Save 20% off full-price tickets with parties of 10 or more.


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