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    Borderline – the UK’s first comedy about the Calais ‘Jungle’

    Borderline – the UK’s first comedy about the Calais ‘Jungle’ By Hari Reed, University of East Anglia In this post we find out about the Being Human event which humanises the experiences of those who lived in the Calais ‘Jungle’. This comedy performance, and the research behind it, shows a side to the ‘Jungle’ often left out of mainstream media […]
  • Queen's University Belfast YouÔÇÖre Only as Old as You Feel

    Belfast celebrates the humanities

    Belfast celebrates the humanities| Queen’s University Belfast You’re Only as Old as You Feel Drama Workshop (for ages 50+) using hand-manipulated puppets at the Drama and Film Centre. The workshops explore individual stories of ageing, focusing on how the sense of self can be lost and may need to be re-found as we age. We explore the use of puppetry […]
  • University of Essex Displaced and Replaced

    Displaced and replaced identities

    This staged reading of dramatic work Priority Seating by Mary Mazzillione, will deal with the difficulties of migration and the ways identity is formed and reformed over time as links to home are lost and found. The performance will be followed by a Q&A session. There is a charge of £7 for this event. For event information, please contact Matthew […]
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    Gulliver! A fantastical pantomime

    Written and performed by the Playing Small Parts theatre company, this highly irreverent and topical retelling of Gulliver’s Travels is a fantastical feast for adults and children of all ages. Who will Gulliver meet on his wondrous voyages around the world? You decide! Doors open at 2.30pm for a prompt 3pm start. PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RE-SCHEDULED DUE […]
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    You’re only as old as you feel

    Drama Workshop (for ages 50+) using hand-manipulated puppets at the Drama and Film Centre. Explore ageing in these inter-generational drama workshops aimed at teenagers and the over-50s. Use hand-manipulated puppets to explore individual stories of ageing, focusing on how the sense of self can be lost and may need to be re-found as we age. Experiment with the use of […]
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    The Tangled Veil and the Cloud of Unknowing – LOL

    ‘The Tangled Veil and the Cloud of Unknowing – LOL’ is a comedy performance drawing on people’s experiences of living with dementia. Using immersive, verbatim (a form of documented theatre in which plays are constructed from the precise words spoken by people interviewed) and other theatrical forms such as labyrinths, the performance explores the healing role of comedy for those […]