Falling Over England
Published by AmberLane Press
4 Male 3 Female
As national and family skeletons are unearthed, the young fight to preserve their idealism, and the middle-aged to resist indifference and cynicism. They do this with wit and style. But can we ever escape our inheritance - family or national?
"It is intelligent, stimulating, full of matter.... I believe his play offers a pointer to the future: that dramatists have to rediscover the art of writing about big ideas on a small scale" ~ Michael Billington, The Guardian
"It is very well written.... rich in moral insight and aphoristic comedy" ~ Irving Wardle, Independent on Sunday
"Mitchell is a humane and highly intelligent dramatist, and, as anyone who saw his Another Country will know, can write excellent dialogue, especially for bright young people" ~ Benedict Nightingale, The Times