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Our bilingual friends: producing Kobo Abe’s Tomodachi (Friends) at ISS International School, Singapore

January 1

There was a funny bond between the two actors of the same role. Play: Tomodachi/Friends by Kobo Abe, translated by Donald Keene Cast: 14 (8 male, 6 female, with some flexibility of number and gender) Genre: Absurdist dark...

Ear to brain to mouth…

May 1

And all going well we never forget. Ear to mouth to brain forever… I live in Scotland, I live in a flat. I can walk out of my flat and cross the road and find myself in Holyrood Park, not Hollywood. As I walk into the park directly in...

“Offending the audience”: formal outrages in theatre

January 1

participation and group action are provoked, surveilled, replayed and repositioned throughout From Wedekind’s Spring Awakening, to Brenton’s Romans in Britain, to Kane’s Blasted, there is a long and rich history of provocative work in the...

Stories from the field in rural Washington, US

January 1

The most powerful part was the collaborative process of creating the play. My first significant experience with provocative theatre was many years ago during my time as founder and director of a youth theatre company on the West coast of the...

Applied theatre as a way to provoke connection

January 1

Provocative theatre produces a strong reaction in the participants. The word theatre comes to us from the Greek word Theasthai meaning “to view as spectators” or “to watch” (Montiglio, 132). This definition leads us to appreciate...

Wonderful intersections

September 1

the relationship between theatre and opera is clearly connected by the use of recitative What a great topic to think and then proceed to write about. As an applied theatre practitioner for over 30 years who creates theatre an opportunity to...

A not so still life – an interview with Sue MacLaine

September 1

we can tell a hundred different versions of our life story depending on our audience Sue MacLaine is a Brighton-based theatre-maker, performer and playwright. In her show Still life: an audience with Henrietta Moraes audiences are given sketch...

High school productions

May 1

I will never attempt to spray-paint anything made of rubber, ever again. ACS Hillingdon International School, United Kingdom - Alyssa Ballard MACBETH: A TALE OF DARKNESS by Nelly E. Cuellar-Garcia Cast: 7 male and 4 female plus an...