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Being Friends
First Staged:
Bush theatre, 1986

Being Friends

By Robert Holman

The first of the three plays that make up Robert Holman's acclaimed dramatic trilogy Making Noise Quietly.

It is 1944. Two young men meet in a Kentish field as doodlebugs whizz overhead. One is a farmer, the other an artist, but an intense bond forms between them.

Making Noise Quietly was first performed at the Bush Theatre, London, in June 1986.

Press Quotes

'Robert Holman is one of the most distinctive playwrights of the past twenty years: an unassuming Yorkshireman whose work has a freshness, integrity and luminous poetry'

Whatsonstage.com

Also by Robert Holman:

A Breakfast of Eels
Today
Bad Weather
Making Noise Quietly (short play)
The Lodger
The Overgrown Path
Holes in the Skin
Robert Holman Plays: One
Lost
Jonah and Otto
Making Noise Quietly: three short plays
German Skerries
Other Worlds
Mud
The Natural Cause

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