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NOOR, A True Story of Liberté

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Introduction of Noor, A True Story of Liberté Noor, A True Story of Liberté, the story of how a multi-cultural spy helped shape the world. Exchange Theatre presents a new devised family show about an inspiring historical heroine: Noor-un-Nisa Inayat Khan. In WW2, she was a secret agent and a super heroin undercover. She was […]

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ET TOI ISMENE? after Henry Bauchau

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Et toi Ismène?, adaptation from Antigone by Henry BauchauWith Fanny Dulin, Julie Vignau and Ingrid SakerVideos Aseel Al Yaqoub, Stephan Palmyre and David Furlong “I am the only one in the family who thinks of happiness, my own happiness, which I try to preserve from the ambitions of Eteocles, the sovereign laughter of Polynices and […]

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ANTIGONE by Jean Anouilh

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Introduction of Antigone by Jean Anouilh Antigone by Jean Anouilh Her family dead, killed through bitter civil war. Antigone defies the laws of the land to bury her brother as he deserves. But the new king, clasping his court in a strangle hold, cannot allow such insubordination. Antigone must choose: obey the law and betray […]

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THE FLIES (2009) by Jean-Paul Sartre

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Presentation of The Flies (2009) Sartre tells in The Flies “the tragedy of liberty against that of fatality”. The Flies are the symbol of the burden of fate. Fear is what drives people, today, to become, like in Argos, ghost like, fed by TV and sugary sodas. “THE FLIES meets Fight Club” is a raw […]

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THE EXCHANGE by Paul Claudel

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Presentation of The Exchange by Paul Claudel The Exchange by Paul ClaudelAdapted and translated by David FurlongBased on translations by Louise Witherell (USA), Stephen Baine (NZ) and France Herve (FR) ‘A Universal cocktail of Vaudeville and Melodrama.’ On the border of the ocean, in the United States of America, A young couple: Louis Laine, native […]