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Stuck between highly taxed tampons and badly lit mirrors, three characters are trapped in a patriarchal purgatory. An act of dramaturgical punk; fusing dark comedy, the ridiculous and the tragic.
A mix of clown, story-telling and political rant, inviting you to laugh in the face of, ridicule, challenge and reconsider what it is to be a woman today.
No Way Out questions the overall creation of the female image and narrative and seeks to debunk it.
The international ensemble bring their own languages, experiences, literary traditions, background and history, , to reinterpret these texts and characters; inspired by Don Quixote, House of Bernarda Alba, Joan of Arc, Jane Eyre, Shahmaran, Disney princesses, and pop queens.
Development of the work was supported by Ballhaus Ost Berlin, Camden People’s Theatre London and The Cut Halesworth. Previewed at Ballhaus Ost in February 2018/ Premiered at Camden People's Theatre London in May 2018.
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