The Peed-Upon Armored Personnel Carrier
Author(s): Oksana Gritsenko
Company: Finborough Theatre
Running time: 0h 10min approx
"When war breaks out, who tells you what to do, where to go, and, above all, where to get a decent mobile phone signal?”
The rather humorous, always ironic story of war coming to a town “where nothing ever happens”.
After an initial flurry of activity from military vehicles and fleeing civilians, some form of normal life returns, with the Ukrainian villagers’ most pressing concerns being hiding their cars, finding food and forlornly looking for a phone signal.
But the war remains, even if the shooting has stopped, and there are bodies to be buried. The invaders are rarely seen and as the villagers start to hear about acts of defiance across the country, they plot their own resistance…