Robin and Linda are 21-year-old twins who were given up for adoption
shortly after birth. Having traced their biological mother, Helena, they
lure her to an abandoned house on the pretext that she will be meeting
Michael, her former lover. Here the twins reveal their identity to
Helena, taunting her with sinister re-enactments of her past. Eventually
she is forced to confess the true circumstances of her children’s
With echoes of the myth of Romulus and Remus, Children of the Wolf is a dark, engrossing play with an intensely shocking twist.