Europe is falling apart. EU has disentegrated and Sweden is governed by a dictator who wants to create a Great Scandinavia by subsuming, Norway, Denmark and Finland. As the war lingers on, we follow a family who decides to flee to Egypt. There, in the closest democratic country, they receive asylum and struggle to build a new life in a different society far away from home. Where ever home is?
The play is based on the award-winning novel by Janne Teller. It opened in the autumn of 2013 and after over 150 performances it is still touring around Sweden.
“A conceivable world magically comes to life.”
“the greatest of thought-experiments.” Expressen
For more information about the production please visit Mittiprickteatern’s website.