Opened 24 Jun 2014
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
After last year's acclaimed Thatcherwrite season at Theatre503, the 60 seat new writing powerhouse will continue their series of explorations into contemporary subjects - 503Features with Is It Getting Cold in Here...? Focusing on plays on and from Russia. Russia. A place of extremes. Democracy and oppression, beauty and terror, oligarchs and outcasts. A country that birthed Tolstoy, Chekhov, Mayakovsky and Pussy Riot. A bridge and a barrier between the East and the West that enriches our culture as powerfully as it challenges it. So what is Russia really like now and how does it continue to affect us....