JOURNEYS FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL 2017

LEICESTER 21 AUGUST - 03 SEPTEMBER

Journeys Festival International 2016

Leicester 05 - 28 August
Manchester 01 - 12 October
Portsmouth 10 - 21 October
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Leicester 

05 - 28 August

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Manchester 

01 - 12 October

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Portsmouth

10 - 21 October

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Burning Doors

By Belarus Free Theatre

 

Journeys Festival International 2016 co-commissioned Belarus Free Theatre's Burning Doors. Belarus Free Theatre are a refugee theatre company from Belarus. Both artistic directors currently seek political asylum in the UK. Burning Doors told the stories of 3 different artists and their experiences of political persecution in Russia. These artists were Maria Alyokhina from Pussy Riot, who made her stage debut in Burning Doors, Russian actionist artist Petr Pavelnsky and Ukranian film maker Oleg Sentsov.

Performances took place at Curve in Leicester, Contact in Manchester and New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth.

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