Mother Agnes lives in a remote island community. It is a quiet life of certainty, silence and prayer. But now Mother Agnes has lost the ability to pray, an essential skill if you are to be a devout and useful nun. She is haunted now by her past. Events come to a head with the arrival of a visitor to the island. He is the catalyst to events that occur over one long night, by morning nothing will be the same.
The Mass Rock is a haunting play exploring what happens when events unfold to resurrect memories long hidden that celibacy now can no longer contain. This dynamic piece bravely delves into the recesses of religious life to explore the power of belief in a lie.