Royal Court Theatre Welcomes Moscow’s Teatr.doc for a One-off Performance of 'Torture'

Published on Fri 1 Mar 2019

The Royal Court Theatre welcomes for the first time Moscow’s legendary Teatr.Doc for a one-off performance of Torture. An urgent piece of verbatim theatre looking at the use of torture as a weapon in the ongoing Penza Case. Torture is directed by Zarema Zaudinova and is written and performed by Alexey Polikhovich, Alexey Sutuga, Yegor Skovoroda, Maxim Pakhomov and Zarema Zaudoniva. It will be accompanied by a live soundtrack by cellist Alina Anufrienko.

The piece will be performed by former political prisoners, human rights activists and journalists. It will take place in the Royal Court Theatre Bar & Kitchen on Thursday 28 March 2019 at 7pm.

Tickets are free.

For the full press release click here.