16 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
An epic, intimate family drama by acclaimed Lebanese-Canadian playwright Wajdi Mouawad. The play follows twins Janine and Simon Marwan on a riveting journey to the heart of their mother’s war-torn Middle-Eastern homeland in pursuit of their tangled roots and a long-lost sibling. They uncover shocking secrets about their mother’s history, about themselves and their origins.
“…a beautiful, sorrowful play about the legacy of anger, and the cycle of revenge and war.” – Lyn Gardner, The Guardian.
“…a cathartic quality that is quite gripping.” – Karen D’Souza, Mercury News