What is verbatim theatre and why has it risen to prominence in the 21st century? What is involved (and what is at stake) in basing the script for a theatrical performance on the testimony of real people? How do performers and directors respond to the challenge of ‘staging the real’, and what conclusions might we draw from this discussion about theatre’s place in the contemporary world?
|Date||Monday 10 September|
|Venue||The Quarry Theatre at St Luke’s|