We are very excited to be launching round 2 of Virtual Collaborators. Please see below for our full press release. Part of the Main and Virtual Collaborators Network launch new August festival supporting emerging artists London-based theatre company Part of the Main and the Virtual Collaborators Network have teamed up to launch the Virtual CollaboratorsContinue reading “Virtual Collaborators is now live!”
It’s been a brilliant launch to Virtual Collaborators third week, with our third Guardian feature (read here), and Monday night’s live stream with Yash Gill (watch here). The first round of this project finishes on Sunday 17th May, but we are making plans for phase 2 and will keep you posted (a bit like theContinue reading “Thoughts from The Collaborators – Part 2”
Enjoy this week’s piece in The Guardian? Read the full pieces from our brilliant collaborators. The challenges of making work in lockdown, and finding hope from collaboration. More to come next week! This pandemic can feel both so total and global, and utterly personal at the same time. Atri Banerjee It’s been an interesting challengeContinue reading “Thoughts from The Collaborators – part 1”
The Virtual Collaborators have been busy! This week we launch NINE excellent pieces, remotely rehearsed, filmed and edited. Scroll down or check out our YouTube. AFTER THE TONE by Sian Davila After a chance meeting at a bookshop with Jennifer – pre-lockdown – Elijah can’t help but wonder how she’s doing. BANGERS by DanusiaContinue reading “Week 1 Videos”
The closing of theatres on March 16th led to an abrupt end to rehearsals for a show we had been working on for weeks and a complete lifestyle change, trading in the rehearsal room for my bedroom: laptop-life and even constructing a desk, the actor’s nemesis. During such an emotionally turbulent time, it has beenContinue reading “Picking up when a job is cancelled – Nalan Burgess”
Julia and I were originally a part of the Powershare hosted by Abi Zakarian and Morgan Lloyd Malcolm. As the actual performance of it got postponed due to the pandemic, we were delighted to have the opportunity to work together on this project. Hannah McClean has given a tour de force performance in The ThelmasContinue reading “Collaborating – Julia Levai and Danaja Wass”
With a vivid sense of urgency, it’s been incredible to collaborate with previously unknown artists to explore personal and collective questions of lockdown. Like never before, we’ve been able to key into the visceral details of our shared experiences. Creating virtually has given me purpose and challenged me to write, which I never had timeContinue reading “A vivid sense of urgency – Hana Pascal Keegan”
in March, the Guardian asked a group of thesps for an action plan to get us through Covid. See here for article. After suggesting an idea for online collaboration, Danusia Samal put a callout online for performers, writers and directors to get in touch. Interested creatives got in touch, filling out a questionnaire on theirContinue reading “The Beginnings”
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