“We should have brought a gift.”

“We’ve brought a gift. It’s called 22 thousand pounds.”

Purchased from Russia. Developed in India. Delivered to the UK.

A global transaction over nine months that offers ‘a lifetime of happiness’ for all involved.

Vivienne Franzmann’s new play explores the human cost of surrogacy, and what we’ll overlook to get what we want.

“As soon as we have our little girl, everything will make sense. As soon as you hold her in your arms, it will all make sense.”

Vivienne Franzmann’s previous work at the Royal Court includes Pestsand The Witness. Bodies will be directed by Jude Christian who made her Royal Court debut with Lela & Co in 2015.