Tokyo Rose is the first commercial production by Burnt Lemon Theatre. The producer, Tanya Agarwal participated in the 2019/20 Bridge the Gap producer programme and was the recipient of the Spring 2020 Bursary Awards. Stage One have given Small Scale Commercial Investment in order to support the staging of this production at Southwark Playhouse and on tour.
Turn back the dial to 1949.
Iva Toguri stands trial accused of being the notorious ‘Tokyo Rose’, a Japanese wartime disc jockey who broadcast Axis propaganda to the Allied Forces in the Pacific. But was Iva the villain she was made out to be?
Read more about Tanya in our recent Q&A here.