Rabbit Hole, Hampstead Theatre

Claire Skinner (Becca) and Georgina Rich (Izzy) in Rabbit Hole at Hampstead Theatre. Photos by Manuel Harlan.The death of a child is an unnatural loss. There’s no reassurance that the departed lived a full life, rather the jagged edge of one cut short. In the case of Becca and Howie, it’s also nonsensical: their perfectly healthy four-year-old son struck by a car in a freak accident while chasing their dog onto a quiet suburban street. How to find meaning in such absurd horror?

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