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WATCH the film, READ the book

 LISTEN to the song cycle

DREAMS OF PEACE & FREEDOM - web - cut September 20

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This powerful combination of film, text, and live performance explores the birth of modern human rights after the Second World War. Told through the eyes of Nuremberg prosecutor and champion of the European Convention on Human Rights, David Maxwell Fyfe, his words intertwine with Sue Casson’s original musical settings of the poets who inspired him on his journey along his stream of natural law.




Find out more about the show here. 


This year we have been commemorating

2 significant anniversaries - 75 years since the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials and 70 years since the signing of the European Convention on Human Rights.


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This summer, to launch Dreams of Peace & Freedom : The Human's in the Telling - a film, a book and a recording of our song cycle - and to preview forthcoming performances, we have been visiting locations around the UK that chime with his stream.


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