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Event Date: 16th May 2016 | 20:00

A Song of Good and Evil

King's Place

A Song of Good and Evil – King’s Place 16th and 18th May 2016 Philippe Sands’ A Song of Good and Evil offers new insights into the conflict and connections between three men at the heart of the Nuremberg trial – Cambridge academic Hersch Lauterpacht, Polish prosecutor Raphael Lemkin, and Hitler’s lawyer Hans Frank – who had a shared passion for music. A personal exploration of the origins of modern justice and the fate of individuals and groups, in images, narrative and excerpts of music by Bach, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Misraki and Leonard Cohen, directed by Nina Brazier and performed by acclaimed bass-baritone Laurent Naouri as well as renowned jazz pianist Guillaume de Chassy. The renowned German actress Katja Riemann, who celebrates her London debut this evening, is the co-narrator with Philippe Sands. Trailer: http://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/music/a-song-of-good-and-evil#.VriZqZoSmPA There is a limited £6.50 student offer. To take advantage of the offer, students must enter the promo code SONGSTUDENT when booking online, or quote the promo code when booking over the phone or in person at the Box Office. Students may be asked to present valid ID on the evening of the performance. See also: http://www.uk.diplo.de/Vertretung/unitedkingdom/en/__events/05/SongofGoodandEvil.html?archive=2308474

Posted: 16th Feb 2016 | 16:09

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