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Natalka Vorozhbyt is a playwright, screenwriter, film director and сurator of social theater projects, born in Kyiv, Ukraine in 1975. Most of her works are devoted to dramatic events in Ukraine.

She is the author of more than 15 plays, which were produced in different countries, in  theaters such as the Royal Court and the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in the UK, and the Münchner Kammerspiele in Germany. Vorozhbyt's most famous works include Granestore, Maidan diaries, Sasha, take out the garbage, Bad roads, and Green corridors. Most of her plays have also been translated and published in various languages.

In addition to plays, Vorozhbyt also wrote scripts for many films and TV series, including Bad Roads, Are you Ok?, and Demons.



Four short stories are set along the roads of Donbass during the war. There are no safe spaces and no one can make sense of what precisely is going on.  Even as they are trapped in the chaos, some manage to wield authority over others. But in this world, where tomorrow may never come, not everyone is defenseless and miserable. Even the most innocent victims may have their turn at taking charge. 

Natalka Vorozhbyt - Bad Roads