‘I’m off to conquer a barren world.’
1969 – Man takes his first steps on the Moon, while Sylvia meets an astronaut at a party.
2055 – Sylvia’s granddaughter is set to become the first person to walk on Mars.
Witness the adventures of three extraordinary women spanning 80 years, against the backdrop of humanity’s journey to the stars.
Winner of the 2016 Theatre503 Playwriting Award, In Event of Moone Disaster premiered at Theatre503, London, in 2017.
In Event of Moone Disaster is Andrew Thompson’s debut play.