by George Brant
directed by Alice Reagan
January 19 – February 11, 2018
*The Smith Prize for Political Theatre
*Fringe First Award - Edinburgh Fringe Festival
*Off-West End Theatre Award for Best Production of 2013
SYNOPSIS: An ace fighter pilot’s career in the sky is ended early due to an unexpected pregnancy. Reassigned to operate military drones from a windowless trailer outside Las Vegas, she hunts terrorists by day and returns home to her family each night. As the pressure to track a high-profile target mounts, the boundaries begin to blur between the desert in which she lives and the one she patrols half a world away.
Playwright George Brant’s epic poem crafts an experience that is at once timely, human, and vital.
"As close to perfection as is possible to imagine...Grounded is a powerful, hallucinogenic experience." - What's On Stage