Paradise of the Assassins
Theatre Accord in association with Tara Arts
Thurs 15 September – Sat 8 October
by Anthony Clark
based on the book by Abdul Halim Sharar
An adventure story of love, faith and betrayal.
Under Persian skies, in the valley of the Alburz mountains, Hussain falls asleep with his young love, Zamurrud. He awakes to find a letter perched on her grave. She is in Paradise.
To be reunited, must Hussain accept the Assassins creed?
Written a century ago by the famous Lucknow polymath and communist, Abdul Halim Sharar, this compelling story is adapted by award-winning director Anthony Clark and told with dynamic theatricality for our times.
Take a look at our rehearsal blog - here
Education pack for schools is available - here
Watch the trailer