Cygnet Theatre is proud to commission award-winning writer Neil Bebber for this showcase
production, exploring the outcome of a democracy in a world of over-indulgence, giving us a
chance to reflect, just past the point of no return. Neil Bebber is an award-winning writer
who has worked with venues including National Theatre Wales, Old Vic Tunnels, Almeida
Theatre and Bread & Roses. He was also a writer in residence at Theatr Clwyd in 2015.
Neil is currently working on several projects for stage, TV, and Radio, including his
recent BBC Radio 4 commission
What if all this is real? explores the outcome of democracy in a world of over-indulgence,
giving us a chance to reflect, just past the point of no return.
As humankind lurches towards its inevitable demise, the concept of accelerating towards
oblivion starts to gain traction. When given the vote, do we extend our existence, choosing
consideration for the planet and its residents, or fast forward to the end in a flaming ball of