Citizen


Drawing on interviews with Iranian migrants, a powerful new production explores the blurry line between our identities as humans and ethnic types, and when we stop being seen as one or the other.
Citizen at The Space

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: The Space
Starts: Tuesday 24 April 2018
Closes: Saturday 5 May 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

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Background


Drawing on interviews with Iranian migrants, award winning company Suitcase Civilians return to the Space with CITIZEN, directed by Sepy Baghaei (nominated for Best New Talent at Short+Sweet Sydney 2012); a powerful new production exploring the blurry line between our identities as humans and ethnic types, and when we stop being seen as one or the other.

Synopsis


A British mother is arrested whilst visiting family overseas with her baby daughter.


A family of political refugees are moving to Australia to start a new life.


American citizens, working, travelling, and holidaying around the world, fall victim to Trump's executive order against 7 Muslim countries, and can't return home.


They are all human.


They are all Iranian.


Their only crime: their ethnicity.


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Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
269 Westferry Road
London E14 3RS

Box office tel: 0207 515 7799

Box office email: -

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 24 April 2018

Press night:Wednesday 25 April 2018

Closes:Saturday 5 May 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£12

Concessions:
£10

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Creatives


Director: Sepy Baghaei
Production: Suitcase Civilians

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