LUNG in association with Leeds Playhouse

Trojan Horse

by Helen Monks and Matt Woodhead

“Why should I continue to be tolerant? When the world has been so intolerant of me.”

Amnesty International Freedom of Expression & Fringe First Award-winning production Trojan Horse explores a local story that hit the national press, accusing ‘hardline’ Muslim teachers and governors of plotting extremism in Birmingham schools.

Adapted from the real-life testimonies of those at the heart of the UK Government’s inquiry, critically-acclaimed theatre company LUNG investigate what really happened. Originally developed with Leeds Playhouse, Trojan Horse is the story of a community torn apart by racial division, ‘British values’ and the culture of Prevent.

Reviews

"Straight-talking, clear-headed and elegantly presented"

The Guardian

“Piercing, relevant, terrifying and beautifully told…”

WhatsOnStage

“A boldly physical and passionate piece of documentary theatre”

The Independent

Trojan Horse

25 February 2020 - 8:00 pm
26 February 2020 - 8:00 pm
Tickets

Full Price: £13
Concessions: £11
Members: 15% off

Extra information

There will be a Panel Discussion + Q&A following the performance on both days. Panelists to be announced.

Urdu translation available through headsets on both performances, please state when booking if you would like to use this service.

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