Fascism. Resistance. Apathy.
Mephisto [A Rhapsody] is a searingly contemporary response to Klaus Mann’s banned, and fiercely political cult novel. Samuel Gallet’s urgent new play asks, what would you sacrifice to do the right thing?
The Far Right are on the rise – and are gaining more and more visability. Jakob Guhl, Project Associate at ISD Global and specialist in Extremism, Security and Society talks us through how to be tactical with our individual power when defying the Extreme, how to identify propaganda and fact check our informative sources. Join us after the performance of Mephisto [A Rhapsody] for an informal conversation reflecting on the themes of the production
Come and play with space, material and texture with the Linbury Prize winner for set design 2017, Basia Bińkowska, designer of Mephisto [A Rhapsody], as she takes you through her process of transforming a space and the infinite possibilities of set design.
This is a play about the future. But we know plays don’t change the world. Right?
A hopeful, funny and courageous one woman show about dreaming that will end all your dystopian nightmares.
Together, we can change the world. In this part gig, part theatre performance, Anika Barkan and musician Mika Forsling explore with gentle humour and optimism what it takes to pull us out of our chairs and move us to action.
France. Sometime in the 1500s. Boy meets boy.
A queer futuristic adventure story about love, activism and training for a revolution.
This language carries its cure.
Nobel Prize-winning poet, Derek Walcott, reimagines Homer’s Iliad on the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia. Crossing time and space, this epic drama explores the wounds of slavery and the redemptive power of culture and heritage.
Directed by Elayce Ismail (Nanjing, Shakespeare’s Globe), and developed with Paterson Joseph.
Leave a life. Blow everything up. What few people understand is that you leave one life to start another. This dizzying, fluid and haunting adaptation of Luiselli’s award winning novel, explores whether our identities are more permeable than we imagine.
Rehearse (v.): …literally “to rake over, turn over” (soil, ground)…
Gate Associate Artist Rosie Elnile is creating Prayer – a new piece of work that re-imagines our relationship with nature, our bodies, and public spaces.