Caucasian Chalk Circle, The

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When a boy is abandoned during war, he is taken in by a servant girl. But when the fighting has stopped his biological mother wants him back.

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When a boy is abandoned during war, he is taken in by a servant girl. But when the fighting has stopped his biological mother wants him back. The judge presiding over the case chooses to use an ancient tradition to settle the dispute: the chalk circle.

Brecht’s morality play is staged by the National Theatre in collaboration with Filter, a company renowned for blending music, movement and video imagery.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 07/03/2007

Opening Night: 09/03/2007

Closing Night: 14/04/2007

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Leo Chadburn, Oliver Dimsdale, John Lloyd Fillingham, Thusitha Jayasundera, Ferdy Roberts, Gemma Saunders, Mo Sesay, Nicolas Tennant, Cath Whitefield

Creative

Director - Sean Holmes

Designer - Anthony Lamble

Lighting Designer - Paule Constable

Author - Bertolt Brecht, in a new version by Frank McGuiness