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NEWS: Douglas Booth & Clifford Samuel will star in European premiere of Ken Urban’s A Guide for the Homesick at Trafalgar Studios

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A new play by the award-winning American writer Ken Urban, A Guide for the Homesick will make its European debut at Trafalgar Studios Two from 16 October to 24 November 2018, with press night on 18 October. This thriller will star Douglas Booth and Clifford Samuel and is directed by Jonathan O’Boyle.

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Life and language in the Amazon, adapted for the stage

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The book Don’t Sleep, There Are Snakes, sub-titled “Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle” was published in 2009. It tells the story of missionary Daniel Everett’s experience living with the Amazonian tribe, the Pirahãs. But rather than Everett converting the tribespeople, they converted him. Actor and director Sebastian Armesto, founding member of Simple8, explains why the company was inspired to adapt …