«athens», © babelmed
babelmed - 31/07/2008
An intellectual searching for freedom of conscience and a worker seeking economic prosperity: both want to escape the totalitarian regime they face at home and in their struggle to make a living they end up sharing a cellar in a Western city. Polish playwright Slavomir Mrozek’s play, “The Emigrants”, has a political message, and its Albanian cast and crew break new grounds for Athenian theatre.
Greece is on the same time the patient and the doctor, who is forced to take drugs delivered by a multinational pharmaceutical company who look at symptoms but does not care about the causes and the effects.