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The Astronaut's Chair

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Description for The Astronaut's Chair Paperback. THE ASTRONAUT'S CHAIR is a thrilling new play by Rona Munro about the race to space. Num Pages: 88 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 7. Weight in Grams: 107.
A thrilling play about the race to be the first woman in space. Renee Coburg is a gritty, glamorous aviator, the fastest, highest, bravest woman in the world. Jo Green is a determined, brilliant and much younger pilot with her eye on all Renee's records. They both want to be the first woman in space but there's only one chair at the top of the rocket. Rona Munro's play The Astronaut's Chair was first performed at the Drum Theatre, Plymouth, in 2012. It followed her earlier play, Little Eagles, about the space race in ... Read more

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About Rona Munro
Rona Munro is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter. Her screenplays include the Ken Loach film Ladybird and the award-winning smash hit Oranges and Sunshine.

Reviews for The Astronaut's Chair
'A beautifully written and sensitively executed docudrama'
'The play shows the impact global politics and the whims of leaders can have on individual lives. It doesn't shirk from examining how personal rivalries are exacerbated when women have to compete for a single chair at a table where every other seat is occupied by men'
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