Artist Sinead McCann reflects upon the making, and launch night, of The Trial.
A new commission with multiple award winning Irish theatre company.
Catherine Cox and Hilary Marland reflect on their involvement in the production of Disorder Contained with Talking Birds theatre company and ask what historians can learn and gain from the process.
Disorder Contained London Dates at Rich Mix 9-10 October 2017
‘The Trial’ is the working title for a new visual art project due for public exhibition in April 2018.
‘Health Inside: Thinking About Prisoners’ Right to Healthcare’ is a new public art project due for exhibition in June 2018, which will focus on health and welfare provision in Irish and English prisons.
Janet Vaughan (Talking Birds) reflects on the connections between history and theatrical performance and the staging of Disorder Contained
Disorder Contained: A Theatrical Examination of Madness, Prison and Solitary Confinement with performances in Coventry, Dublin, Belfast and London in 2017
We are delighted to announce an Open Call for an Arts Commission.
Talking Birds Theatre company explore the impact of solitary confinement and its relationship to mental breakdown
This blog explores the production of the upcoming performance by theatre company Talking Birds that will explore the history of mental illness and its institutions