Inne Goris talks about Without Blood

Posted on: 20 May 2016

Ahead of the performances of Without Blood part of LIFT (6-8 Jun), The Place caught up with Inne Goris, theatre maker, to find out more about her influences and thoughts behind the piece.

Without Blood is a haunting novella by Alessandro Baricco about damage, longing, memory and forgiveness. After her father and brother are brutally murdered, 9…

two performers dressed as angels are pillow fighting on a tightrope high above London's Piccadilly Circus

Place des Anges

Posted on: 21 Apr 2016

Do you remember when, in 2012, angels paid London an unannounced visit one night? Place des Anges by French company Les Studios de Cirque was the climax of a remarkable day of performances programmed by Crying Out Loud as part of the London 2012 festival, which wittily transformed Piccadilly Circus and the surrounding streets into a real circus.

If you missed…


Dormez-vous? with Great Oaks School

19 April 2016

Posted on: 20 Apr 2016

Last week Great Oaks School participated in Dormez-vous? at The Point, Eastleigh, exploring the themes of bedtime, sleep and night with Company L’Insomnante and Workshop Facilitator, Jo Skapinker. Find out more about their experiences through these day by day diary entries.

Monday 11 April 2016

Students from Great Oaks School returned after the holidays to find a real adventure in store. After…



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