Political theatre: Dying on stage

BANNED in Belarus, Nicolai Khalezin and Natalia Kaliada brought their Belarus Free Theatre company to London, where their experimental political plays have found a loyal following. Their latest strike against injustice is a new play called “Trash Cuisine”, now on at London’s Young Vic. This tour of the world’s execution chambers—told through real-life testimonials—is a take-down of the death penalty dressed up as a macabre cooking show.

via Political theatre: Dying on stage | The Economist.

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