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Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere

Written and performed by Paul Mason, this play is a personal account of how we got from the optimism of the Arab Spring and the Occupy Movement to the election of Donald Trump.

Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere is about different kinds of popular protest. Written and performed by Paul Mason, former economics editor of Channel 4 News and BBC's Newsnight, the play is a personal account of how we got from the optimism of the Arab Spring and the Occupy Movement to the election of Donald Trump. Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere is directed by David Lan and performed by Paul Mason, Khalid Abdalla, Sirine Saba and Lara Sawalha. It is directed for TV by Tim van Someren and produced by the Young Vic in partnership with Totally Theatre Productions.

59 minutes

Last on

Sat 22 Jul 2017 22:00

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Role Contributor
Himself Paul Mason
Various Khalid Abdalla
Various Sirine Saba
Various Lara Sawalha
Presenter Kirsty Wark
German Politico Gunnar Cauthery
Production Company The Young Vic
Production Company Totally Theatre Productions
Author Paul Mason
Director Tim Van Someren
Director David Lan
Series Producer Battersea Arts Centre
Series Producer Andrew Fettis
Executive Producer Emma Cahusac
Executive Producer Martin Dance
Producer Ben Cooper
Producer Gavin Kalin
Production Manager Kate Sinden
Editor Perry Bellisario

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