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Program

10 Apr 2008 00:00 - 11 Apr 2008 00:00

Teatr Novogo Fronta: Dias De Las Noches

It is 1974. Two actors, Arcady Ivanov and Momic Burman, have immigrated to Buenos Aires from the Soviet Union. It is difficult for them to accept that they can never return to Leningrad. In the streets of Argentina, a coup d'etat is impending. Arcady and Momic are staging a performance in a music hall in the outskirts of Buenos Aires. The night is hot and condensation drips from the dressing room ceiling. This is a bad dream from which both actors would love to waken as quickly as possible. However, it is someone else's nightmare. All they can do is grin and bear it until the end. Everything changes horribly and mercilessly, out of their control. In the dressing room a phone is ringing...

 

Scotsman Fringe First Edinburgh Festival 2004

Awarded for innovation and outstanding new stage writing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

 

Reviews:

 

If Hieronymus Bosch had known burlesque, this is what he would have painted.

… an astonishing piece of physical theatre ...

Lyn Gardner, 14 August 2004, The Guardian

 

Exquisitely performed and hauntingly beautiful, the poetry of Dias de Las Noches lingers long in

the mind. … gorgeous piece of physical theatre …

Louise Rimmer, 12 August 2004, The Scotsman

 

Box Office: 0141 565 1000

 

Venue:

116 Long Acre
WC2E 9PA London
United Kingdom

Date

From: 10 Apr 2008 00:00
To: 11 Apr 2008 00:00

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