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Theater: The Rope
Friday, September 28, 2007 - 7:30pm
First produced in 1949 in Paris, Les Justes tells the true story of a group of terrorists in 1905 Russia, their attempt and success in killing the Grand Duke Serge and the consequences of their actions along with the forbidden love story between main characters Yanek and Dora. Throughout the play, Camus explores the motivations behind killing people in the name of the revolution and debate on how to eradicate misery.

Albert Camus received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957.

Translated and directed by Nico Izambard.

Izambard, who is French, is a graduate student at PSU. His translation and direction of THE ROPE is in partial fulfillment of his candidacy for the Master of Arts in Theater Arts.

When: September 28, 29, and October 4, 5, 6 at 7:30 p.m. Matinee on September 30 at 2:00 p.m.
Where: Performances in the Studio Theatre, 115 Lincoln Hall, Portland State University
Costs: $5.00; students $3.00 at the door

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