TAKE ME AWAY

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'And she wasn't a very loving mother either. I mean she never made rice krispie buns – do you know what I mean?'

Eddie and his sons are creatures of the night shift – it's the days that give them trouble. Bren (the love child) surfs the net alone. Andy (planned) can't confirm the whereabouts of his girlfriend and son. Kev (the mistake) isn't throwing his money around like the IT whizzkid they take him for. A duty visit to their mother in hospital requires them to act like model siblings; but confusion around her illness and her mysterious good news become the fuel for this unsettling comedy which charts the meltdown of a family of men caught in the claw of the Celtic tiger.

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Joe Hanley
Aidan Kelly
Vincent McCabe
Barry Ward

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Just been to see this, it was INCREDIBLE!!!! #allweeverwantedwaseverything had me on my feet cheering and crying at… https://t.co/vzVCvAm0Fy
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20 Nov
Just saw #AllWeEverWanted by @MiddleChildHull @bushtheatre - Sickenly great writing by @northernluke with passionat… https://t.co/GwZbMJw7GQ
Declan Rodgers
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20 Nov
Just been to see “All we ever wanted was everything” @bushtheatre - I know everyone’s told you this already, but it… https://t.co/u5UAAMuvU9
Grace Smart
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20 Nov
I saw All We Ever Wanted Was Everything @bushtheatre yesterday and the final moments have sat with me heavily all d… https://t.co/1tKdlJjG6W
Peter Wilson
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20 Nov
@northernluke and @MiddleChildHull you absolute dreams!!! Loved the show.... fu*king rocking!!!!! Big, loud and bea… https://t.co/6QDU2BJxa8
Chris Tomlinson
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20 Nov
#DripTheMusical by Tom Wells (words) & Matthew Robins (music) See it in London @bushtheatre 3-22 December. Book Tic… https://t.co/vcSQfcnB6A
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17 Nov

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