Artefacts at 59E59's Theater B

Nabokov and the Bush Theatre present Artefacts, by Mike Bartlett, opening at 59E59's Theater B on 25 May 2008, following previews from 21 May and running through to 8 Jun 2008. The play is presented as part of 59E59 Theaters' Brits off-Broadway festival.

Artefacts: Sixteen-year-old Kelly is having a normal Saturday when her unknown father, who is Iraqi, turns up out of the blue. He's smuggled a priceless antique from the Baghdad Museum and wants Kelly to look after it. He�s got a plane to catch, but Kelly threatens to smash it unless he stays and gets to know her.

Directed by James Grieve, Artefacts features Peter Polycarpou, Mouna Albakry, Karen Ascoe, Amy Hamdoon and Lizzy Watts.

The cretive team features set design by Lucy Osborne, with lighting by Hartley T A Kemp.

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