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Black Garden at Théâtre de l'Opprim

Dates

9/5/2018 - 9/9/2018

Theatre

Théâtre de l'Opprim


78 rue du Charolais
Paris,

Tickets Info

Starting at 10 euros


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Inspired by real historical events in Nagorno-Karabakh, an Armenian enclave in Azerbaijan, where over 30,000 people were killed between 1988-1994, “Black Garden” is a theatrical collage that portrays the harrowing landscape of an Armenian woman’s trauma. She is haunted by the memories of a lost lover; two gluttonous buffoons and self-serving leaders contrive to abuse their countries for their own personal power; a man is imprisoned and interrogated for unknown crimes; and several diaspora Armenians are simply trying to find their identities and a compatible person to date. Playwright Gordon Penn mixes violence, cynicism and humour in a wild ride staged by Arthur Markaryan.

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