Avaes Mohammad and Rod Dixon on staging twin dramas of extremism

Published in The Independent on May 11, 2015

Avaes Mohammad wanted to write a play about Muslim extremism in the North of England. Actually, he wanted to write three – a trilogy, going from 9/11 to the present moment. But when he approached Rod Dixon, of the Red Ladder Theatre Company, he was persuaded to look at two different versions of extremism in modern Britain: Muslim terrorism and white, working-class fascism. Continue reading “Avaes Mohammad and Rod Dixon on staging twin dramas of extremism”