Small Nose and Trestle weave together intricate full mask theatre, with elements of clowning to share this incredibly moving performance of 'Rachel’, the story of Mrs Rachel Levy, (Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen Survivor).
Written by the award winning young playwright Atiha Sen Gupta, the play explores the nature of friendship, trauma and tribal loyalties in a neighbourhood where the blue touch paper is waiting to be lit. It has been developed through creative workshops with young people, exploring their sense of connectedness – or otherwise – with the communities they have grown up in.
Want to know more about what goes on inside the rehearsal room of a dance company? Wayne Parsons Dance opens its rehearsal process so you can get a glimpse of what happens in the studio during rehearsals. Catch this exciting new company as they prepare for their Spring tour.