Breaking the Silence - Rwanda
Annemarie Prins


A coproduction of Radio La Benevolencija HTF, Rwanda and Amrita Performing Arts, Cambodia

director / text: Annemarie Prins
art director: Fer Smidt
choreography: Chey Chankethya
dramaturg/ general coordination: Nan van Houte

Cambodian actresses: Morm Sokly/ Kov Sotheary/ Chhon Sina/ Pok Sovanna
Rwandese actors: Ruzibiza Wesley/ Niyitegeka Gratien
composer & musician: Leng Sakkona
singer: Yin Vutha
dancer: Khiev Sovannrith
technical director and production manager: Robert W. Henderson Jr.
company manager: Kang Rithisal
stage manager: Hourt Bunny
translation: Paulin Mutatsineza
subtitles: Elie Harerimana

poems courtesy of:
U Sam Oeur: Sacred Vows 1998
Sath Bun Rith: Cambodia People’s Lament

production Rwandese version by Ikobe
project manager: Samuel Sangwa
logistic coordinator: Samuel Kamanzi
logistic deputy coördinator: Tharcisse Biraguma
project assistant: Christophe Mbonigaba Dekilo

producer Rwandese version (2012): Radio La Benevolencija HTF
director: George Weiss
head of mission: Aimable Twahirwa
deputy head of mission, project manager: Sara Håkansson.

coproducer and producer original production (2009): Amrita Performing Arts:
executive director: Fred Frumberg
program director: Kang Rithisal

Breaking the Silence in Rwanda was supported by The Prince Claus Fund, The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Rwanda, Open Society Foundation, Goethe-Institut, Ishyo Arts Centre, Positive Production and private sponsors.

Original production supported by The Prince Claus Fund, The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Theatre Embassy Amsterdam, Documentation Centre of Cambodia, Esplanade Theater Space 2