My Name is Rachel Corrie – Mull Theatre production touring dates

MY NAME IS RACHEL CORRIE

edited by Alan Rickman and Katharine Viner

TOURING FEB/MARCH 2013 – On March 16, 2003, Rachel Corrie, a 23-year-old American, was killed by an Israeli military bulldozer in the Gaza Strip as she was trying to prevent the demolition of Palestinian homes. This one-woman play is composed from Rachel’s own journals, letters and emails – creating a portrait of a messy, skinny, articulate, Salvador Dalí-loving chain smoker, who left her home in Olympia, Washington, “to support non-violent resistance to Israel’s military occupation.”
Rachel’s writings were edited by British actor Alan Rickman and Guardian editor Katharine Viner. This multi-award winning show is a powerfully honest insight into one of the most complicated international political conflicts that continues to resonate across the world.

Review snippets:-
“Vivid” Guardian****
“Illuminating” Scotsman****
“Tremendous” The Herald****
“Poignant” The List****
“A theatrical tour de force based on reality, resulting in a production that feels far more truthful than any of the news broadcasts covering the events around the story”
Onstage Scotland

(Suitable for age 14+)

Opens Sat 2 Feb 2013, 8pm, at Mull Theatre, Druimfin, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, PA75 6QB:
T 0(044) 1688 302 828
Touring throughout Scotland Feb-March 2013:
– Tue-Sat 5-9 Feb 2013, 8pm, Tron Theatre, 63 Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5HB:
0(044) 141 552 4267 or book online
– Tue 12 Feb 2013, 7:30pm, Craignish Village Hall, Ardfern, Argyll:
0(044) 1852 500 746
– Thu 14 Feb 2013, 7:30pm, Glengarry Community Hall, Invergarry, Lochaber/Inverness-shire, PH35 4HG:
0(044) 1688 302 828
– Fri 15 Feb 2013, time tbc, Resolis Memorial Hall, Resolis, Balblair, Dingwall, IV7 8LJ, Inverness-shire:
0(044) 1381 610 204
– Sat 16 Feb 2013, 7:30pm, Macphail Centre, 5 Mill Street, Ullapool, Wester Ross/Highland, IV26 2UN:
0(044) 1854 613 336
– Tue 19 Feb 2013, 7:30pm, Gairloch Community Hall, Achtercaim, Gairloch, Highland, IV40 8NT: 01445 781 783
…  …
– Sat 9 March 2013, Carnegie Hall, East Port, Dunfermline, Fife, KY12 7JA:
01383 602 302, boxoffice@onfife.com [online bookings and credit card machine will be closed for 48 hours, for essential maintenance, on Wed 2/Thu 3 January 2013]

For  many more venues and dates, please see the
Mull Theatre Website.

Book your seats now!

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About Oban Concern for Palestine

. . . supporting people in Palestine and Israel who oppose the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. Oban Concern for Palestine are a group of Argyll residents who share an interest in Palestine, a friendship with its people and a deep concern for their welfare. And, for the sake of Israel, we want to encourage the government of Israel to comply with international law. Oban Concern for Palestine believe that the oppression of the Palestinian people is a grave wrong, that the government of Israel is in violation of international law, and that we have a duty to speak up and do what we can to bring it to an end. We welcome new members and supporters. For more information, please contact obanconcern4palestine AT gmail DOT com • +44 7747 300 062 • Oban Concern for Palestine, c/o Stronchriach, Rowan Road, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5TY, UK
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