4 July 2016
24 July 2016
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This is a later production of Queens of Syria (production ID 14055), the original Jordanian production directed by Omar Abu Saada, which was the subject of Yasmin Fedda's 2014 documentary, Queens of Syria. This production, directed by Zoe Lafferty, premiered at the Young Vic Theatre in July 2016, following a four week workshop process in Jordan, before embarking on a UK tour. Project founded by Charlotte Eagar and William Stirling of Refuge Productions in 2013 to work with Syrian refugees, first staged in Jordan in December and directed by Omar Abusaada. Toured UK in July 2016, directed by Zoe Lafferty. Arabic with English surtitles. See production ID 14055 for original production.
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