Woman of Flowers , Pleasance, London

Published 5 years and 6 months ago on The Stage UK

Pleasance, London: Kaite O'Reilly's play for Forest Forge takes elements of ancient Welsh myth and splices them with something more contemporary and sinister. Rose is a young deaf woman who has no memory of where she came from. She lives a restricted life - not allowed to read the newspaper or speak to strangers - on a farm at the edge of dark forest and the men of the house tell her she was magicked into existence to care for them, that she was born of flowers and has no past. Rose is increasingly unsure about these stories and her uncertainty only grows when she meets a kind stranger in the forest.

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