|ALL THE WORLD AWAY|
|Author||HOPKINS, Ned - Other Plays by this Author - Contact Author|
|Synopsis||Edith and Selina are sisters. They were both VADs in World War 1 but have not seen each other for many years. They have lived very different lives and there is unfinished business between them relating to a young war poet, Edith's fiancee, who died during the conflict ...|
Edith - late thirties
Selina - mid-thirties
|Production||A suburban drawing room in the early 1930s - can be very simply staged with just furniture and props|
|Status||Available for performance|
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EARNEST ENDEAVOURS, award-winning comedy-drama, using characters from 'The Importance of Being Earnest', which played to enthusiastic and packed houses at Wickham Theatre Centre in February 2011.
DANGEROUS THING, a contemporary four-hander, that was well-received in a reading by The Group at Theatre Royal Stratford East in June 2009.
THE PORTRAIT OF A LADY*, an adaptation of Henry James' novel, which successfully premiered in April 2003 at Bromley Little Theatre.
FREEDOM PASS (Alt. title 'After Life'), presented as part of the Sevenoaks Summer Festival in June 2008.
SENIOR MOMENTS - Four 'third age' one-character plays :'Maggy' and 'Franklyn', presented by the Green Room Company. 'Ted', premiered at Wickham Theatre Centre. A fourth monologue, 'Elsie' is awaiting production.
ALL THE WORLD AWAY
Presented at the New Cavendish Club in November 2012. A short play for two women (playing age 30s/40s) concerning two sisters who were VADs in WW1.
Ned also regularly contributes to Sardines* theatre magazine where his work includes interviews with: Sir Ian McKellen, Ray Cooney, Bonnie Langford, Nigel Harman and Sam Walters. He occasionally adjudicates and lectures on the theatre.
(*As Raymond Langford Jones.)