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On Insomnia And Midnight

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On Insomnia And Midnight is a tale to frighten chambermaids in the night. Read More >

In a big city hotel room, a man and the maid are talking. But the more they talk, the more danger they face, and neither knows where it will lead. Edgar Chias is a playwright, actor, theatre critic and translator and was a member of the Royal Court Writers Group in Mexico City. A reading of On Insomnia And Midnight took place as part of Arena Mexico in January 2006. As part of this Anglo-Mexican collaboration, actress Vanessa Bauche (Amores Perros, The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada) makes her British debut.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 22/09/2006

Opening Night: 25/09/2006

Closing Night: 07/10/2006

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Vanessa Bauche, Nicholas Le Prevost

Creative

Director - Hettie Macdonald

Producer - Royal Court co-production with the Festival Internacional Cervantino in association with the British Council and the Centro Cultural Helnico and supported by the Genesis Foundation

Designer - Lizzie Clachan

Lighting Designer - Rick Fisher

Sound - Paul Arditti

Author - Edgar Chias, Translated by David Johnston

About Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs

Sloane Square, London, United Kingdom SW1W 8AS

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