The Two Worlds of Charlie F.  

DOI: 10.5040/9780571347476.00000002
Acts: 2. Scenes: 17. Roles: Male (15) , Female (15) , Neutral (0)

The Two Worlds of Charlie F. is a soldier’s view of service, injury and recovery. Moving from the war in Afghanistan, through the dream world of morphine-induced hallucinations to the physio rooms of Headley Court, the play explores the consequences of injury, both physical and psychological, and its effects on others as the soldiers fight to win their new battle for survival at home.

Drawn from the personal experience of the wounded, injured and sick Service personnel involved, The Two Worlds of Charlie F. premiered at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, London, in January 2012 and toured nationally that summer. It was revived for an international tour in 2014.

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Faber and Faber

Owen Sheers

ISBN: 9780571315581

Series: Faber Drama

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