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Ballad of the Burning Star – West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Writer: Nir Paldi Directors: Nir Paldi &George Mann Music: Adam Pleeth Reviewer: Sue Collier Having had the unfortunate experience of being evacuated from a London theatre as a result of a bomb warning, the opening sequence of Ballad of the Burning Star produces quite a significant effect on one’s feeling of personal safety. Nevertheless, by opening the show with a ...

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Ballad of the Burning Star – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh

Director and Writer: Nir Paldi Producer and Associate Director: George Mann Musical Director and Composer: Adam Pleeth Choreographer: Orian Michaeli Reviewer: Marina Spark [rating:4] Ballad of the Burning Star by Theatre Ad Infinitum is a cabaret styletelling of the long standing conflict between Israel and Palestine. Itfocuses on a young boy, Israel, who goes from being the victim to thevillain ...

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Juana in a Million – Southwark Playhouse, London

Writers: Vicky Aracio Casas and Nir Paldi Director: Nir Paldi Reviewer: Harry Stern [rating:4] This year is the thirtieth anniversary of the foundation of the Latin American Women’s Rights Service [LAWRS] in England. It is also nearly five hundred years since Hernán Cortés effected the conquest of Mexico. Cortés garnered the traitorous assistance of his translator/lover Malinche to conquer a ...

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