Forest' deals with the period of Romania's history during the fall
of Ceauceascu and the ensuing confusion and anger among the people
who now had to start trusting each other for the first time.
This production in 1991 was
WYD's most ambitious with a cast of 50. For the first time we
used local adults to play roles of Grandparents, etc. It was also
an expensive production from a youth company point of view with
an overall budget of £5000.
The show was very well received,
even though Caryl Churchill's style would be very different for
Waterford audiences. The show also included a live 'Romanian'