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Dubailand

Full-Length Play, Drama  /  4f, 4m

“All the astronauts orbiting around the Earth, they’ll look down out of their little round windows and they’ll see me, standing on the top floor of Vision Towers, huge and glowing”
  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    4f, 4m
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    Adult
Licence details
  • Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

Details

Summary
An oasis of free enterprise, no income taxes, no unions, no opposition parties. A paradise of consumption. A skyline on crack. Urban planning on steroids – Dubai.

On the 88th floor of an unfinished skyscraper in the Emirate’s glittering skyline, the life of a migrant labourer becomes fatefully intertwined with that of Jamie, a British expat with his eye on the big time.
Cast Attributes
  • Time Period New Millennium/21st Century
  • Cautions
    • Mild Adult Themes

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Authors

Carmen Nasr

Carmen is a British-Lebanese playwright, and is currently Channel 4 Playwrights Scheme Playwright in Residence at the Finborough Theatre, supported by the Peggy Ramsay Foundation. Dubailand received a staged reading at Vibrant 2015 – A Festival of Finborough Playwrights. Her ...
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