Jul 25 2019 to Aug 18 2019
by Duncan MacMillan
Regional premiere

“Dazzling…a beautifully crafted love story that is not only intensely personal but also poignantly universal.”
—The Toronto Star

Lungs runs
Jul 25 through Aug 18
Thursdays 7:30
Fridays & Saturdays 8:00
Sundays 3:00

The world is getting hotter, there’s unrest overseas (actually, the seas themselves aren’t very calm either) and in an IKEA a man suggests to his partner that they should have a child. What if it grows up to solve the world’s problems? What if it becomes a mass murderer? What about its carbon footprint? They leave with nothing they went in for, but come out with a full set of self-assembly dilemmas that they spend a life cycle trying to construct. They want to have a child for the right reasons. But what are the right reasons?