An explosive, topical drama from one of the UK's top political playwrights.
It's 16th April 2010, the day after the UK's first ever televised prime ministerial debate. Stranded in Malaga Airport by a volcanic ash-cloud, a Labour special adviser, a Lib Dem staffer and a Tory candidate consider their options. Can their parties survive without them? How will they get back home? And who'll end up in government?
Fast forward to 4th August 2014. As the nation settles down to commemorate the outbreak of the First World War, the three politicians meet again. One of them
David Edgar's play If Only was first staged at the Minerva Theatre, Chichester, in June 2013.
About David Edgar
Reviews for If Only
'Fascinating... clearly meticulously researched'
'Witty and very clever... hilarious'
British Theatre Guide
'Luminously human rather than aridly theoretical... riveting, important'