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A Child of Science
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781839043161Publication Date:
13 Jun 2024
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788507677Publication Date:
13 Jun 2024
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Bristol Old Vic, 2024

A Child of Science

By Gareth Farr

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On Stage at:
Bristol Old Vic
From Wed 5 Jun 2024 to Sat 6 Jul 2024

In 1978, Patrick Steptoe, Robert Edwards, and Jean Purdy changed the world as we know it – and most people don't even know their names.

Bruntwood Prize-winning writer Gareth Farr's brilliant new play tells their pioneering story, and those of the army of women from all over the UK whose immense bravery helped them achieve the impossible – to create human life in vitro.

A Child of Science charts the incredible events that led to one of the most remarkable medical breakthroughs of our time: the birth of a baby girl and the creation of IVF, a procedure which has supported the birth of over 12 million babies worldwide over the last 45 years.

Premiered at Bristol Old Vic in June 2024.

Paperback,96 pages ISBN: 9781839043161Publication Date:
13 Jun 2024
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
This edition isn't available yet, but you can be amongst the first to receive it by pre-ordering now! Pre-order
Ebook,96 pages ISBN: 9781788507677Publication Date:
13 Jun 2024
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Available Soon

Also by Gareth Farr:

Britannia Waves the Rules
The Quiet House
Biscuits for Breakfast

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