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ABOUT R.U.R - ROSSUM'S UNIVERSAL ROBOTS

Reason’s factory mass produces a global supply of humanoid robots, perfecting the formula over decades. As the Robots take over every aspect of human labour and people become idle, a robot rebellion is in the air…

Youth Theatre Ireland‘Robots of the world! The power of man has fallen! A new world has arisen: the Rule of the Robots! March!’

Rossum's factory mass produces a global supply of humanoid robots, perfecting the formula over decades. As the Robots take over every aspect of human labour and people become idle, a robot rebellion is in the air…

R.U.R. (‘Rossum's Universal Robots’) is a science-fiction classic, famed with inventing the ‘robot.’ Written in Czechoslovakia during the inter-war years, the play argues the importance of universal human values in an age of technical progress.

This gloriously dystopic fantasy is a century-old warning for the modern world, served up by the young cast of the National Youth Theatre.

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  • Thu, Aug 24 | 20:00
    Fri, Aug 25 | 20:00
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