This month's Book Club was on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. James Callàs Ball, one of our amazing Junior Associates, discussed the play and in particular, focused on two productions: the 2017 Young Vic production directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins and the 2019 Bridge Theatre production directed by Nicholas Hytner, examining the very different use of design in each production and therefore, the differing explorations of theme and character. Photo by Manuel Harlan (Bridge Theatre, 2019)Read more
The co-directors of Global Origins, Aneesha Srinivasan and Emma Jude Harris discuss their experiences as foreign artists, the idea of invisible privileges and their understanding of intersectionality and migrant, immigrant and international experiences.
This week, we were joined by Tingying Dong, Sound Designer and Co-Founder of Out of the Blue Theatre. Ting discussed her experiences over the last several months, in particular adapting work and creating more unusual, bold and experimental projects. She shared her journey of collaborating, making an immersive audio experience and applying theatrical sound design skills to online audio work.Read more