A new play from one of the world's most acclaimed and inventive puppeteers. Humanity is facing extinction, and Penny Plain, elderly and blind, can only sit and wait. An unexpected cast of characters pay her visits, struggling to escape from the hostile world outside, in this strange and spellbinding play.
Ronnie Burkett has been on the road since the age of fourteen, touring his puppet shows. He has received numerous awards in Canadian theatre and internationally as a playwright, actor, and designer of his work with Theatre of Marionettes. Recognized as one of the world's foremost theatre artists, his work has created an unprecedented adult audience for puppet theatre, and continuously plays to great critical and public acclaim in Canada and throughout the world. Ronnie lives in Toronto.