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CLOSED LANDS by Simon Grangeat

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Introduction of Closed Lands The English premiere of Closed Lands (Terres Closes), by French award-winning playwright Simon Grangeat, performed by an all-female international cast as part of VAULT Festival. Why is the ‘free world’ obsessed with walls? A unique fusion of poetry, satire, reportage, and traveller’s diary, Closed Lands traces the history of modern walls – real […]

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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 […]