Fri 1 May - Mon 31 Aug
Filmed at the York Theatre Royal. Take a look if you missed this production the first time round.
A compelling and very current piece of theatre shows how we all come from the same place....
When every citizen is ordered to return to their place of birth, ‘Where We Began’ examines where we could end up.
The UK’s first Theatre Company of Sanctuary, Stand and Be Counted present a wild and vivid vision of the future, combining storytelling, movement and live music. Five performers from across the globe challenge existing notions of ‘home’ in this multilingual celebration of personal identity.
Commissioned by Camden People's Theatre, Cast and Theatre in the Mill and supported by Arts Council England.
Performers: Shireen Farkhoy, Zoe Katsilerou, Fernanda Mandagará, Rosie MacPherson & Tafadzwa Muchenje
Writer: Rosie MacPherson
Director: Hannah Butterfield
Producer: John Tomlinson
Designer: Hannah Sibai
Lighting Designer & Technical Manager: Charlotte Woods
Sound Designer: R L Wilson
Trailer: Ed Sunman
Photography: Ant Robling and Shaun Conway
Collaborators: Gaël Le Cornec & Teresa Brayshaw
We can't go out so we're not spending money on things like coffee and cakes, glass of wine or beer, and generally eating out and socialising.
Why not pop the money you’ve saved on some of these things into a jar and put it towards the Raise the Roof appeal. If we ask friends and family to do the same we could raise a reasonable amount of money for the appeal.
Even if we only put a couple of pounds a week away it would all add up. What do you think - shall we give it a go? It would be great if once our wonderful theatre can reopen we have lots of jars of money to hand over!
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Although you are not able to attend any shows for now, you can show your support for the theatre by becoming a theatre friend. For an annual subscription towards theatre funds you receive inside information on upcoming shows and also discounts on tickets.
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You'll be surprised how much is going on in our virtual theatre - plays, opera, festivals, musicals - from local to international - don't miss out.