A Day in the Desert

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A Day in the Desert is a two-hander play by Nick Warren.


The story revolves around two friends. Fiona, is an upright, unadventurous citizen who is afraid to set foot beyond her front door. On this day, Andromeda, her extroverted adventurous friend persuades Fiona to join her on an adventure. In no time they are up in an airplane, headed for the Kalahari Desert.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

2013: Staged at the Grahamstown Festival, directed by Vika Dahlberg-Hansen, with Jenine Collocott and Barbara Draeger.


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