Tokyo Rose

, Spoken Word
Thursday 18 July 2019

Part of Departure Lounge Festival 2019

Thursday 18 July, 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Venue: Garden Stage
Edinburgh Preview

Turn back the dial from 2019 to 1949. Iva Toguri d'Aquino stands accused of treason in one of the most controversial trials in American history. Faced with accusations of peddling Axis propaganda, Iva becomes known as the notorious Tokyo Rose – but was she the villain she was made out to be? Five female wartime disc jockeys spit piercing verse in a rap-packed musical broadcast going live in 5, 4, 3...

Winners of the New Diorama Theatre and Underbelly Untapped Award 2019.

From the team behind The Half Moon Shania:

Best Musical Award 2018, MusicalTheatreReview.com ★★★★★ 

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