Seven years of neighbourly patronage of The Arcola Theatre recently led to my first Radio 4 documentary commission. A Tale of Two Theatres was broadcast on 3rd April and will be aired again on the BBC World Service on 13th May. Here’s a taste of how artistic director Mehmet Ergen’s work in Hackney is only half the story, as he lifts the curtain on the politics of performance in Turkey, in the wake of Taksim Square.
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- @BBCdandamon Hi Dan,how are you?Any chance you recall when you interviewed the playwright Nassim Soleimanpour for World Update in July?Ta, K 3 days ago
- @sohoradio You've whet my appetite! Is this whole show available to listen to online I wonder? Can't find it on your Mixcloud stream... 1 week ago
- @mikearmitagema That's great. Would you be interested in talking to me for a possible World Service interview?Please DM me your email if so. 2 weeks ago
- @mikearmitagema Hi Michael, I just read your Q&A in AN News - are there any details yet on your next exhibitions in South London & Scotland? 2 weeks ago
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