Belarus Free Theatre's Price of Money at The Albany
Belarus Free Theatre in association with The Albany present a piece of 'documentary theatre' entitled Price of Money, directed by Vladimir Sherban, performing at the Albany in Deptford, south-east London, from 16 Sep 2014, officially opening on 17 Sep and continuing through to 20 Sep 2014.
Synopsis: 'Money controls the world we live in. Whether you have it or not, the power of money is a driving force; determining lives, characters and actions. In this brand new production Belarus Free Theatre explore how theatre has depicted money throughout the ages; from ancient Greece, through the Elizabethan golden-age to today’s fractured economy.'
The show is classed as 'devised documentary theatre', and is based on both Aristophanes' 'Plutus' and Ben Johnson's work 'The Staple of News'.