Event Aftermath
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Venue Octagon Theatre, Crawley, WA
Umbrella Event Perth International Arts Festival
First Date 25 February 2011
Last Date 1 March 2011
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description In June 2008, award-winning writers Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen travelled to Jordan to interview a cross-section of Iraqi citizens who had fled the chaos and violence of the American invasion. Their firsthand accounts of life since that fateful day have been crafted into a powerful and immediate storytelling experience that puts a human face on the conflict. The nine subjects - including an imam, a pharmacist and a theatre director - provide pinpricks of understanding in a world of dark complexity, casting a moving spectrum of heartbreak and hope.
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Subjects Refugees
War
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Jessica Blank Director
Jessica Blank Playwright
Erik Jensen Playwright
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality United States of America
Data Source
Source Description
Web PIAF website
Event Identifier 116942