The Black Ribbon 1981–1982

Premiere 5 Oct 1981 Theatre Academy
Premiere 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