- Pity [Rory Mullarkey]
Two bombs in one day is a foul coincidence
Don't forget the lightning strike
"A normal day.
A person stands in the market square watching the world go by.
What happens next verges on the ridiculous?
There's ice cream. Sunshine. Shops. Some dogs. A wedding. Bombs. Candles. Blood. Lightning. Sandwiches. Snipers. Looting. Gunshots. Babies. Actors. Azaleas. Famine. Fountains. Statues. Atrocities.
And tanks. (Probably).
Rory Mullarkey's new play asks whether things really are getting worse. And if we care. "