Feb. 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17 at 8 pm
Feb. 11 at 2 pm
(running time 1 hour 30 minutes, with no intermission)
Written by Andreas Flourakis
Translated by Eleni Drivas
Directed by Tatou Dede, in collaboration with the company
“We need to dream, otherwise we’ll just die sleepless.”
I Want a Country, written a decade ago during Greece’s severe debt crisis, is an interdisciplinary theatrical performance that explores what is at stake when a country is not safe anymore. Greek writer Andreas Flourakis imagines a chorus of young people planning to escape into their own dream countries. Will their desires come true?