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COAST International Festival of Community Theatre
Hosted by acta Community Theatre 26 Mar 29 Mar

Venue: acta Centre
Performance Time: 12:00
Four days of shows, workshops and seminars at venues in South Bristol
Performance Duration: 8:00
Full Price: tbc
Concession Price: tbc

acta Community Theatre host companies from Holland, Poland and Germany for the COAST international festival of community theatre; a celebration of the power of community theatre, and an opportunity to explore contrasting stories of migration.

Discuss the methodologies which create relevant, quality participatory theatre devised from personal experience, for audiences who rarely attend mainstream theatre.

Shows performing include Crossing Borders by acta Community Theatre, Down with the Dictator by CAN and Cameroonian Playwright Lydia Besong & Zhong by Rotterdams Wijktheatre.

As well as six shows, attendees can also attend post-show discussions, practical workshops, and seminars with expert panels; guests including

Francois Matarasso, Regular Marvels,

Eugene van Erven, ICAF & Utrecht University,

Peter van den Hurk, founder RWT,

Hassan Mahamdallie, ACE Diversity,

Kerrie Schaefer, Exeter University.

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acta Centre
Gladstone Street
South West

Contact Rebecca Allen

Added by: acta Community Theatre

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