11-15 May. British theatre director Peter Brook has teamed up with long-time collaborator, the French playwright Marie-Hélène Estienne, and French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière, to create Battlefield, a new work based on the ancient texts of India's Sanskrit epic, the Mahabharata.
Using four actors and a musician, the 65-minute piece examines how the Bharata family is torn apart by the devastation of war.
Starring Carole Karemera, Jared McNeill, Ery Nzaramba, and Sean O’Callaghan, with music by Toshi Tsuchitori.
The production at Teatro Argentina is in English with surtiles in Italian, for details see theatre website.