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There Is No One Between You And Me | 2017 International Festival

There Is No One Between You and Me

Dalia Taha / Lucy Morrison

A woman returns to a hometown she no longer recognises in this haunting new play from Dalia Taha.

Part of New and Now: International Plays from the Royal Court Theatre

A woman returns to a hometown she no longer recognises in this haunting new play from Dalia Taha.

Over the past 20 years, the Royal Court’s International Playwrights’ Programme, with the support of the British Council, has encouraged emerging writers in all parts of the world to address subjects that they felt were urgent in their societies. In more than 70 countries and over 40 languages writers have felt inspired to write provocative new plays that are responding to our changing world and creating unique works for our times. 

Over six mornings, an outstanding group of actors and directors will bring to life new plays from some of the world’s most exciting writers.

Each reading will be followed by a Q&A with the writer and together will last 90 minutes approximately.

Following Bad Roads there will be a discussion with all the writers from the series, hosted by Vicky Featherstone, Artistic Director of the Royal Court. Lola Arias, director of MINEFIELD, will also join this discussion.

Part of the International Festival and British Council season Spirit of '47


View an excerpt from this play reading on BBC Arts Digital

View the full recording of the writers' panel discussion on BBC Arts Digital

Photo: Dead Sea Reflection © nborun via Creative Commons

Language
Performed in English

From Palestine

By Dalia Taha
Directed by Lucy Morrison

Cast Nadia Albina, Ishia Bennison, Aysha Kala, Danusia Samal, Nima Taleghani, Hara Yannas, Sargon Yelda

12 August 2017

This event was part of a previous International Festival and is therefore unavailable to book. The 2020 programme will be announced in the spring.