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Fringe First Award winning Director David Mercatali talks to Theatrefullstop about his latest production, Cargo!

David MercataliDavid Mercatali’s star seems to forever shine even brighter with every production he works on. 5 years ago, Mecatali was nominated for an Evening Standard Award for Outstanding Newcomer and has gone on to fulfil the Award’s championing of his work to stage pieces that get audiences talking. In 2013, he went on to win a Fringe First Award for his staging of Dark Vanilla Jungle and subsequently went on to be nominated for Off West End Awards in 2011 and 2014. Having also worked with theatre’s most exciting talents, Mercatali shows no signs of slowing down. Ahead of his staging of Tess Berry-Hart’s Cargo soon to show at the Arcola Theatre, Theatrefullstop were luck enough to speak with the award winning director about the show!

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Win a pair of tickets to Cargo @ the Arcola Theatre!

CargoTo celebrate 3 years of Theatrefullstop this July, we are giving away a pair of tickets to Tess Berry-Hart’s Cargo, a timely piece of theatre placing a lense on the lengths people will go to to escape the horrors of their homelands in the hopes of improving their quality of life.

Playing at the Arcola Theatre from Wednesday 6th July until Saturday 6th August, Cargo promises to bring to light the humanity that lies beneath the heart breaking images witnessed on news reports on a daily basis and leave audiences feeling more connected to the sad realities of those who have no choice but to flee.

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