Saturday, 31 March 2012

Workshop day in Stockholm

This Saturday we have been taking part in a special workshop day organised by ASSITEJ Sweden called "We need to talk about the past". Inspired by NIE's show Berlin 61 we have been working with a group of Swedish theatre makers who want to make work based true stories from recent history.

We talked a lot about the murder of Swedish prime minister Olof Palme in 1986 as a defining moment in contemporary Swedish history. It was a lively and, at times, quite provoking workshop day. The final outcomes (some brief performances) were impressive and interesting.

Alex Byrne.

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Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Tales from a Sea Journey - UK

We are currently touring Tales from a Sea Journey in the UK and have had great responses from audiences so far. Below are a few of the highlights!