Being Friends
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
First Staged:
Bush theatre, 1986

Being Friends

By Robert Holman

The first of the three plays that make up the 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.

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'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'

Also by Robert Holman:

Robert Holman Plays: One
German Skerries
Holes in the Skin
A Breakfast of Eels
Making Noise Quietly: three short plays
Jonah and Otto
Bad Weather
Making Noise Quietly

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An acclaimed trilogy of plays exploring the impact of war on ordinary lives.