devised theatre

MEDUSA PROJECT - PIACENZA UPDATE

MEDUSA PROJECT - PIACENZA UPDATE

Our first workshop for The Medusa Project is complete! Our theme: TRANSFORMATION.

We gathered for this workshop at Middlesex University, where all of our physical and technical needs were met by the incredible drama program there. We spent a lot of time building foundations for and exploring the practices of Butoh, Suzuki, and The Viewpoints under the instruction of Earl T. Kim. Our ensemble consisted of London based artists including Nell Hardy, Eliza Harris, Saida Ahmed, Hannah Allen, Gabrielle De Saumarez, Katarina Kikta, Aniera Evans, and Nicole McKay.

MEDUSA PROJECT - PARIS UPDATE

MEDUSA PROJECT - PARIS UPDATE

Our second workshop for The Medusa Project is complete! Our theme: MONSTERS.
We gathered for this workshop at Espace Jemmapes, a multidisciplinary community and arts space in Paris. We focused our training time at this workshop on The Viewpoints under the instruction of Anna Donnell. Our ensemble consisted of London based artists including Margaux Devy, Marion Gallet, Victor Boisseau De Larminat, Yussef Larbaoui, Lounis Ould Khaled, Didier Durgueil, and Guilhaine Chambon.

MEDUSA PROJECT - LONDON UPDATE

MEDUSA PROJECT - LONDON UPDATE

Our first workshop for The Medusa Project is complete! Our theme: TRANSFORMATION.

We gathered for this workshop at Middlesex University, where all of our physical and technical needs were met by the incredible drama program there. We spent a lot of time building foundations for and exploring the practices of Butoh, Suzuki, and The Viewpoints under the instruction of Earl T. Kim. Our ensemble consisted of London based artists including Nell Hardy, Eliza Harris, Saida Ahmed, Hannah Allen, Gabrielle De Saumarez, Katarina Kikta, Aniera Evans, and Nicole McKay.

Nostalgia by Don Paterson

From the Archives:

2015 - UK poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy curated a series of 20 original poems by various authors on the theme of climate change. 

2017 - Jack Paterson (Canada) reads Don Paterson's "Nostalgia", while Jialan Cai (China) improvises on the cello and Denise Yvette Serna (USA) uses recycled items to devise soundscapes.  

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Jack Paterson and Jialan Cai collaborating during the International Hive Workshop. London 2017

Storm by Michael Longley

From the Archives:

2015 - UK poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy curated a series of 20 original poems by various authors on the theme of climate change. 

2017 - Jack Paterson (Canada) reads Michael Longley's "Storm", while Jialan Cai (China) improvises on the cello and Denise Yvette Serna (USA) uses recycled items to devise soundscapes.  

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Jack Paterson and Jialan Cai collaborating during the International Hive Workshop. London 2017