Ross And Rachel tells the story of what happens when a couple who everyone expected to end up together, does just that. Thousands of fans have speculated about what happened to Ross and Rachel after Friends ended in 2004, and this play begins there.
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It had a sell-out run at Edinburgh Fringe Festival last year, and will now start a UK tour. amines the 'Happy Ever After' thread put forward by our favourite sitcom, and real life problems like death and boredom.
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The guy is a university professor who's very sure of himself (hmm) and a little too possessive of her, a former prom queen who's about to have an affon the brink of an affair with a work colleague.
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It plays cleverly on our knowledge of Ross and Rachel, without over-playing it. References to the TV characters happen now and then - the couple we are hearing about could be them, now in their 40s and with children.
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The writer said: "The title does a lot of work. I didn’t have to spend the first act selling a couple,” Fritz explains. “Pop culture is so all-pervasive that, even if you’ve never seen an episode of Friends, you know what Ross and Rachel means."
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He’s adamant Ross & Rachel isn’t a mean-spirited "sequel to Friends”. “I love Friends,” he protests. “I’ve seen every episode several times". In that case, we can't wait to see his new ending.
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While writing it, Fritz swore not to rewatch a single episode of Friends to avoid alienating audiences with in-jokes.
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