Mia is at boarding school. She has access to drugs. They are Martha’s. Henry is preparing for art college. He has access to alcohol. From Martha. Martha controls their lives. Martha is their mother.
That Face is a powerful and darkly comic exploration of children who become parents to their parents.
Polly Stenham’s first play is a hard-hitting dissection of parent-child relationships.
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