Dates/Time: 05/28/15 - 05/31/15
8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Space: Theaterlab | Theater
Category: Independant Production
Between the Seas theater productions presents
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The early days of the Syrian conflict unfold through the stories and personal conflicts of Noura, Zeid, Farah and Karim. Based on real life material collected through interviews with young Syrians, Mohammad al Attar, one of Syria’s leading playwrights, has created an intriguing documentary piece where questions of truth, history and political action intertwine with the intimate relationships that develop between the characters.
Writer: Mohammad Al Attar
Translated by Lisa Wedeen
Director: Aktina Stathaki
Cast: Theodora Loukas, Yannick Trapman O’Brien, Sara Galassini, Tony Naumovski
May 28 – 31, 2015 | Thursday through Saturday at 8pm, Sunday at 5pm
Tickets: $20 | $15 Students with ID HERE
May 31: Following the performance we will read an excerpt from Mohammad Al Attar’s latest work Antigone of Syria, created with Syrian women refugees in Beirut. Translated and directed by Tracy Cameron Francis. A discussion will follow and we will skype in the playwright from Beirut.