Death and the maiden

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Generally, it's the tortured who turn into torturers.Carl Gustav JungSuspense mounts when Paulina and her husband offer hospitality to a stranger. Paulina thinks she recognizes, in their guest, the man who tortured her in prison, and she subsequently takes him hostage to find out the truth. A stunningly blunt and compelling play, Death and the Maiden explores brilliantly the issues of torture, power, vulnerability, ethics, and trust. An award-winning play by Chilean writer Ariel Dorfman, forced into exile in 1973.An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring John Kapelos, John Mahoney, Carolyn Seymour and Kristoffer Tabori.
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auth_author2 Kapelos, John., Mahoney, John, 1940-, Seymour, Carolyn.
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display_description Gerardo, a lawyer, is asked to investigate the crimes of a dictatorship, while Paulina, his wife, recognizes Roberto as her torturer.
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subject_facet Medical drama, Political persecution -- Drama, Revenge -- Fiction, Torture victims -- Drama, Women political prisoners -- Latin America -- Drama
title_display Death and the maiden
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topic_facet Medical drama, Political persecution, Revenge, Torture victims, Women political prisoners