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Torn – Jerwood Upstairs, Royal Court, London

Writer: Nathaniel Martello-White Director: Richard Twyman Reviewer: Maryam Philpott “There is no us! There’s no family! There’s just memories…” What actually constitutes a family, is it just biology, a clump of genetics and shared blood that mean you’re forever connected to this network of other people or are families made, socially constructed groups defined by mutual support and shared experiences? ...

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SPRINT SHORTS: Thorn

Thom Jordan in Thorn

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A sermon-esque experience exploring faith, truth and how far we should we go for ‘Gods Will’. Is this your first visit to Sprint, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is my first Sprint visit. To be honest I don’t really know what to ...

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NEWS: Manipulate Visual Theatre Festival 2014 Launches

The annual celebration of physical theatre, puppetry and animation returns to the Traverse for the seventh year running. Following the heady excesses of Christmas and New Year, January and February tend to be quite a dull time of year in the theatre calendar. But since 2008, the Manipulate Visual Theatre Festival, under the care of Puppet Animation Scotland’s Artistic Director, ...

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