Borders


A celebrated war photographer, whose audience with Osama bin Laden prior to 9/11 shaped his career. A young Syrian, six months pregnant, on an aging fishing boat in the Mediterranean, sinking fast under the weight of refugees.
Borders at Arcola Theatre

Image: Arcola Theatre


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Arcola Theatre
Starts: Tuesday 4 December 2018
Closes: Saturday 22 December 2018
Running time:1 hr 00 mins
Age suitability: Not available

Buy tickets button

Background


Henry Naylor's play premiered at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, where it won the Carol Tambor Best of Edinburgh Fringe Award and a coveted Fringe First, before North American performances at the Spoleto Festival, Charleston, and New York Theatre Workshop in 2018.


WINNER of The Scotsman Fringe First Award.


Synopsis


A celebrated war photographer, whose audience with Osama bin Laden prior to 9/11 shaped his career.


A young Syrian, six months pregnant, on an aging fishing boat in the Mediterranean, sinking fast under the weight of refugees.


Through two alternating monologues, Borders provides an urgent, moving and occasionally hilarious commentary on one of the great crises of our time.


Social media & info


Website link for this show Facebook link for this show twitter link for this show

Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
24 Ashwin Street
Dalston
London E8 3DL

Box office tel: 020 7503 1646

Box office email: Send Mail

Location map for Arcola Theatre

Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 4 December 2018

Press night:Friday 7 December 2018

Closes:Saturday 22 December 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑00pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑00pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑00pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑00pm

Friday ‑ 7‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑00pm


Matinee:
Saturday - 2-30pm

Tickets


Previews:
£20, £16, £15, £10

Standard:
£22, £19, £15, £10

Buy tickets button

Creatives


Author: Henry Naylor
Director: Louise Skaaning
Production: Redbeard Theatre

Buy tickets for ...


Buy tickets for The Inheritance