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Sisyphus

Thibault Delferiere on his UK collaboration:

"For me, as a performer, I'm used to work alone. The support of Giuseppe with his music prepares me for open movement. Sometimes I am involved in dance and it would be impossible the music of Giuseppe. Concerning Jack, he gives an external sight, I never have"

Giuseppe Lomeo on what he has learned from the project:

"There's always things that I guess each one of us learns from a new project, a new performance. I think you know I've treasured the feedback that I've received from Jack and Thibault and finding the right balance has been incredibly easy, it could have been much more challenging and difficult and it wasn't it was very natural and everything grew very organically"

Jack McNamara on creating the piece:

"I think what this experience has done for me has reminded me that your starting point is very simple things, having the courage in a way to work with objects with simple materials. So I think for me, even working with a narrative text in the future it will be really exciting to just begin with a block of wood, the way we started this project. That takes quite a lot of courage and quite a lot of imagination. So for me I think there's a real lesson in trusting really basic elements and the beauty of of object really and the beauty of simplicity.

We spent the entire week working with wood and rock which is not what more rehearsal rooms do - that's the presence that Thibault brings to the work he does


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New Perspectives is an East Midlands based national touring theatre company, with a specialty in creating dynamic performances for rural audiences. We make ambitious and original theatre, focusing on new writing, adaptations and revivals, which we present in community settings and venues nationally and internationally. We provide career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and manage the rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts . 

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TOURING

IN 2018

THE FISHERMEN
Inspired by the Man Booker shortlisted novel

A FORTUNATE MAN
A poignant tribute to doctors and the NHS

Spring 2019 tour booking

IN DEVELOPMENT

 A Finnish Melancomedy
 
 
Love and food combined as Indian film adapted for stage
 
 
 
 
 
 

NEWS

SISYPHUS IN SARAJEVO! 
Be Festival Mess Award winner Sisyphus is invited to Bosnia and Herzegovina's international festival in 2019. Find out more here

COLLECTING BOSTON STORIES
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AMBITIOUS DRAMA FOR 2018
Touring an increasingly adventurous new theatre to spaces of all shapes and sizes in 2018. Find out more here...

THE FISHERMEN
One of Africa's new voices inspires stage adaptation. Find out more here...
 
Listen to a new bank of fascinating audio stories collected in Mansfield Find out more here...
 
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