Bijli Productions: Revolution Days

Bijli Productions: Revolution Days
Date 26th - 27th Nov 2021 Price £9 / £7 concessions (subject to transaction fee, £1.50 online, £1.75 by phone) See age restrictions Location Tramway Book tickets 0845 330 3501 0845 330 3501

Friday 26 November 7.30pm
Saturday 27 November 2pm and 7.30pm

A riveting true story of trauma and survival based on the real-life experiences of an aid worker in the Middle East during the Arab Spring. 

Revolution Days follows Samira, an Aid Worker from Scotland, who goes through a baptism of fire during the ‘Revolutions’ in the Middle East. Believing she can make a difference, she takes on every mission, until, against a backdrop of war and violence, she is confronted by her own vulnerability. 

Staged as the 10th anniversary of the Arab Spring uprising draws to a close, this powerful play is told through the eyes of a young woman straddling both ‘her Scottishness and Arabness’. 

The play will be accompanied by the film Revolution Days: A True Reflection – a collection of interviews with people from Syria, Yemen, Libya, and Sudan who experienced the Revolutions first hand. 

Recommended for ages 14+
Contains strong language and descriptions of war

Film Screening - Revolution Days: A True Reflection
If you are coming to Revolution Days, please arrive half an hour before the show to watch come an accompanying film which brings together the accounts of four people who were part of the revolutions in their countries, and who are all now living in Scotland. The film will be screened in Tramway until 5 December. MORE>

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