Next Stage Festival: Scheherazade

Every night, the King marries a virgin. Every morning, he chops off her head. The only person who can stop him is Scheherazade: a brave young woman with a crazy plan.

With idiosyncratic wit and offbeat humour, Fringe favourites Nobody’s Business Theatre explore an anachronistic world of fantastic opulence, daily Royal Weddings, and terrible secrets. Inspired by the famous storyteller from 1001 Nights, this bold new play is part epic fable, part darkly erotic  satire.

Nobody’s Business Theatre

Playwright Johnnie Walker
Director Morgan Norwich
Cast Heather Marie Annis, Jasmine Chen, Lindsey Clark, Christopher Fowler, Matthew Gorman, Natasha Greenblatt, Omar Hady, Chala Hunter, Kat Letwin, and Steven McCarthy, Clyde Whitham
Designer Adam Bourret
Lighting Designer Kaileigh Krysztofiak
Sound Designer Gordon Hyland


GENRE: Comedy / Drama


Next Stage Festival: Scheherazade

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