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In our largest Theatre Café Festival yet, we are presenting events with Imploding Fictions (Oslo), GRIPS Theater (Berlin & Frankfurt), and De Toneelmakerij (Amsterdam). York is the first event, taking place at the end of February 2014.


Theatre Cafe York featured texts from Tiago Rodrigues (Portugal), Fredrik Brattberg (Norway), Martin Baltscheit (Germany), Peer Wittenbols (Netherlands), Saviana Stanescu (Romania) and Holger Schober (Austria), as well as a guest production of Titus and work by Young Angels Award finalists Action To The Word and Hal Chambers & Zoe Squire.

– Tiago Rodrigues: Sadness and Joy in the Life of Giraffes (Portugal)
– Fredrik Brattberg: The Returning (Norway)
– Saviana Stanescu: White Embers (Romania)
– Martin Baltscheit: Heading for High Ground (Germany)
– Peer Wittenbols: Watchdog (Netherlands)
– Holger Schober: My Mother Medea (Austria)

– 6 response plays by the rising stars of British playwriting
– a performance of macrobert’s award-winning Titus, which took the Edinburgh Fringe by storm this summer
– open discussions of the work with the writers and translators
– a public debate – Europe: a cultural or financial union?
– performances by Action To The Word and Hal Chambers & Zoe Squire, the finalists of the Young Angels Theatremakers Award 2014
– a networking lunch and evening meal on both Thursday and Friday

Have a read of Minna Jeffery’s report on being a Young Ambassador at the festival.
Delivered with the support of the Culture Programme of the European Union.
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  • Sadness and Joy in the Life of Giraffes
  • Sadness and Joy in the Life of Giraffes
  • Sadness and Joy in the Life of Giraffes
  • Sadness and Joy in the Life of Giraffes
  • My Mother Medea
  • My Mother Medea
  • My Mother Medea
  • My Mother Medea
  • Heading for High Ground
  • Heading for High Ground
  • Heading for High Ground
  • Heading for High Ground
  • Heading for High Ground
  • Heading for High Ground
  • The Returning
  • The Returning
  • The Returning
  • The Returning
  • Watchdog
  • Watchdog
  • Watchdog
  • Watchdog
  • White Embers
  • White Embers
  • White Embers
  • White Embers
  • White Embers
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  • York Theatre Royal

    10.30am, 2.30pm, 7.30pm


    2 readings at each session

    2014
    26 Feb
    Open Dress
  • York Theatre Royal

    6.30pm


    Europe: a financial or cultural union?

    2014
    27 Feb
    EU debate
  • York Theatre Royal

    10am-10pm


    3 readings TBC and participation in the EU debate

    2014
    27 Feb
    Symposium
  • York Theatre

    10am-10pm


    2 readings TBC, a viewing of Titus and our Young Angels Award finalist pieces

    2014
    28 Feb
    Symposium
  • York Theatre Royal

    10am-1pm


    1 reading TBC and our Young Angels Award presentation

    2014
    1 Mar
    Symposium
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