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UK – Marat/Sade: Audiences walk out of ‘perverse’ Royal Shakespeare Company show [production depicts taser as torture-weapon] (2011-10-24)

Posted on October 24 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY /COMMENTS: The taser as a torture weapon – along with waterboarding, nudity and simulated rape – features in a new production of Marat-Sade at the Stratford-on-Avon’s Royal Shakespeare Company – the most respected theatre in England. The production is broadly condemned and many theatre-goers leave in disgust. (The production was first staged by famed […]