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Giles Terera


  (1976 - )

Nationality:    English
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Literary Agent:    Dalzell & Beresford Ltd  represented by Kara Fitzpatrick

Giles Terera was born on December 14, 1976 in London, England. He is an actor and producer, known for Muse of Fire (2013), Shakespeare in Practice: Muse of Fire (2015) and Yonderland (2013). He was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2020 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Theatre. He was an actor and musician in Greater London SE9, England.

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        Meaning Of Zong, The

Meaning Of Zong, The

Giles Terera's new play examines the massacre aboard the slave ship Zong in 1781 and the repercussions of these events which influenced the growing abolition movement in the UK.

Jointly commissioned by the National Theatre and presented and developed with partner theatres in Liverpool, Glasgow and London, this evening's event is the first of a number of workshop performances and discussions in the Autumn, ahead of the play being fully staged in Spring 2019.

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Bristol Old Vic, Bristol     11 Oct 2018


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