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Baha Mousa

Maya Evans reviews the latest play from the Tricycle Theatre

"The morning after seeing Tactical Questioning – scenes from the Baha Mousa Inquiry, I woke up in a cold sweat. Harrowing images of people being tortured were still in my head. Tactical Questioning is a brilliantly-constructed play about the infamous Baha Mousa inquiry, covering the perspectives of those detainees who were horrifically tortured, the soldiers who took part in the savage free-for-all and the people at the top who carry a great deal of responsibility for what happened.

"Everyone should know about the innocent 26-year-old hotel receptionist Baha Mousa who was arrested by British Forces on 14 September 2003, tortured for 36 hours and eventually died with 93 wounds to the body…"

To 2 July. £12 Mon 8pm, midweek matinees; £18 Tues-Fri 8pm, Sats 4pm; £22 Sat 8pm. Box office: 020 7328 1000 or book online: www.tricycle.co.uk

Topics: Iraq | Human rights | Culture