The Black Scourge
Premieres 5 Oct 1981 Theatre Academy
and 16 Jun 1982 Mustikkamaa Summer Theatre
The first play of Drom Theatre The Black Ribbon was a powerful story of the Gipsies in 1920–1940’s Finland. The play examines the relations among members of small community and with respect to the outer world in conditions in which old, traditional culture is falling apart.
Script: Veijo Baltzar
Direction: Theatre Academy - Ilkka Vanne
Mustikkamaa Summer Theatre- Liisa Isotalo
Music composition: Toni Edelmann, Jenö Duka