By Julia Pascal
The Golem is galvanized by means of the medieval Yiddish legend. This tale, set in Prague, explores what occurs while a monster is built to shield his neighborhood. This model is written for children.
Year Zero is a bittersweet satire encouraged via interviews carried out within the north of France, the place Communists, Gaulists, collaborators and people who have been little ones through the Forties, supplied the unique resource fabric. The play exposes the each day studies of the lads and ladies who suffered or profited from these 0 years.
Joan of Arc has, for over 5 centuries, proved an impossible to resist and enduring icon for an incredibly diversified staff of individuals either inside of and with out France.
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