The Invincibles

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1917: World War One is raging in Europe. In Britain, Sterling Ladies known as the Dagenham Invincibles are playing to win. For two whirlwind seasons, they never lose a game. Yet once peace is restored, the factory girls must hang up their boots and see triumph fade into obscurity.

2023: Injured footballer Maya follows England's progress through the Women's World Cup. The world has changed, yet the roar of the Lionesses echoes the Invincibles' war-cry. Watching at home, Maya fears she'll never play again but as she loses herself in the present, she hears the call of the past and finds fresh hope for the future.

Amanda Whittington's play The Invincibles celebrates two generations of inspirational women, and their adventures on the football pitch a century apart.

PublisherNick Hern Books
CategoryFull Length Play
ThemeSports Drama
TypeScript
AuthorAmanda Whittington
Music Byn/a
Adapted Byn/a
Based Onn/a
Period Set In1917 / 2023
SetMultiple locations in two time periods (can be simply staged)
Male2
Female7
Extras6
Cast9
TypeScript
Performed ByTeens / Adults
NationalityBritish
Royalty PlayNick Hern Books
Sale Price$35.00 (excl. GST and postage)
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