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The Bald Prima Donna archiveThe trials and tribulations of 1950's suburban English life parodied in Ionesco's classic absurd comedy. Mr and Mrs Smith's living room on a typical English afternoon. They are typically English and speak of typically English things. However, the English evening is interrupted by some unusual guests. Who are Mr and Mrs Martin and where have they been for the last four hours? Will the maid Mary ever use her chamber pot? Will the irresistible Fire Chief ever find a fire? What exactly is going on? What has Bobby Watson got to do with al this and most importantly... Who is The Bald Prima Donna? In the words of Mary "Who could possibly be interested in prolonging this misunderstanding? and "lets make no attempt to find out". Part of Arcola Creative Engagement Summer Season 2014. Double bill running time: approx. 75mins. This production is in Turkish with English surtitles. Supported by the Metropolitan Migration Foundation.


Author: Eugene Ionesco
Presented by: Arcola Ala-Turka
Director: Aylin Bozok
Lighting: Jamie Platt
Sound: Neil McKeown
Costume: Aylin Bozok

The Bald Prima Donna

The Bald Prima Donna (Play) production archive for QTIX code T1793717860. Details of all The Bald Prima Donna archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2474

Archive Listings

24 Jun 14
28 Jun 14
Inner London, Greater London
Performance Details => Venue archive


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