Giovanni’s Room // 29. aug – 2. sep

29. august–2. september, 150/200 Kr


Giovanni’s Room is back in 2023!

David, a young American in 1950`s in Paris. He is waiting for his fiancée, Hella to return from her holiday in Spain. But when David meets Giovanni, a handsome Italian barman, the two are drawn into an intense affair. Upon the return of Hella back to Paris, David rejects Giovanni for a safe future as a married man. His decision eventually brings tragedy.

The novel “Giovanni`s Room” by James Baldwin is dramatized by Cliff A. Moustache.

The performance is in English.

On Stage:

Fabian Svegaard Tapia

Yusuf Toosh Ibra

Georgia May Anta

Magne Skjævesland

Ali Djabbary

Xander Crook

Kevin Vadsten

Olve Flakne

Inspired by Neil Bartlett for BBC Radio play

Director: Cliff A. Moustache

Voice of David’s father: Jason Nemor 

Light/Scenography: Shiva Sherveh

Costume Designer: Emmanuel Prempeh

Makeup Artist: Gisella Francisca

Video: Sarah Rezayat

Painting: Zoya Taylor

Producer: Jarl Solberg

PR/Communication: Kamelia Javadi

Photo: Ingrid Fadnes

Thanks to Riksteatret for props.