Aiww: The Arrest Of Ai Weiwei

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 18TH MAY 2013

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From Apr 11, Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Wed 2.30pm, Sat 3pm (press night Apr 17, 7pm), ends May 18
 
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Apr 17-30, May 1-18 Mon, Wed, Sat 7.30pm, 2.30pm and 3pm £22, Tue-Sat £29, Wed, Sat 2.30pm & 3pm OAP £15, concs £15, £18, Apr 11-16 previews £22
 

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 Aiww: The Arrest Of Ai WeiweiThe artist Ai Weiwei was arrested Beijing Airport, trying to board a plane to Taipei in 2011. His subsequent disappearance for 81 days was explained as detention due to tax evasion. Based on conversations between the artist and Barnaby Martin, Howard Brenton's biographical drama is brought to the Hampstead Theatre stage, directed by James MacDonald.

 

About Hampstead Theatre

The Hampstead Theatre has existed in various forms since 1959, when it opened in a Scout Hall and its opening season in 1959 included two new plays by Harold Pinter, The Room and The Dumb Waiter. In 1962 the company moved to a portacabin in Swiss Cottage where it remained for nearly 40 years. More about Hampstead Theatre

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