Theatre and Drama
A trilogy starting with a story based on the sacrifices of the Chinese Labour Corp during the first World war and continuing with a second story around 1940s/50s and the third story in contemporary Britain. The trilogy will explore ideas of family, sacrifices, place and time from Chinese and British perspectives in the socio-economic context of 3 significant periods in recent history.
Chinese Women Cultural Identify
A collaborative theatre and graphic design project, by Paper Birds and Frances Yeung, works with local Chinese women to reveal women’s stories on hard-hitting themes through verbatim material and subtle movement.
Big Brum Theatre is collaborating with its sister company in Beijing to develop a play ‘Along the Silk Road’ to explore contemporary issues when East and West meets. The performance is aimed at schools and will be presented as an educational package to stimulate exploration and learning by pupils.
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