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The Lady of Burma archiveThe inspirational true story of Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi is told in this compelling solo performance about the life of the only Nobel Peace Prize winner who is also a political prisoner. Despite being the democratically elected leader of the country, Burma A gala in aid of the Burma Campaign UK (BCUK). The second half of the gala evening will feature poetry readings and speeches by contributors including Prunella Scales, Sinead Cusack, Juliet Stevenson, Glenys Kinnock MEP, Richard Wilson and John Pilger. The Burma Campaign UK presents 'The Lady of Burma', a powerful and moving new play about Aung San Suu Kyi. Host for the evening Maureen Lipman will also bring together contributions to the night from journalist John Pilger, Glenys Kinnock MEP and actors Juliet Stevenson, Sinead Cusack, Prunella Scales and Richard Wilson. This one-off event looks set to be an extraordinary and moving occasion - bringing to life the woman behind the cause.

Cast/Performers

Liana Gould, Maureen Lipman (host)

Creatives/Company

Author: Richard Shannon
Director: Richard Shannon
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The Lady of Burma

The Lady of Burma (Play) production archive for QTIX code T1350031097. Details of all The Lady of Burma archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S218744280

Archive Listings

12 Nov 06Old Vic Theatre
West End
Greater London

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