INSPIRING CHANGE is a Festival of plays and wrap around events celebrating a positive and compassionate approach to mental health.
The Festival sits around a collection of one-act plays, many of which have been created for Inspiring Change, which span a wide range of mental health issues and related topics. Wrapped around this are a series of other events, creative and informative, to give insight into positive practice and to build links between the mental health sector and the arts.
INSPIRING CHANGE runs from 13th May to 24th June in ten venues in Surrey and London.13 May 2018Coming Soon
Caryl Churchill’s CLOUD NINE is a contemporary examination of gender roles and sexual politics through the lens of ironic farce. In Victorian era Africa, stiff-lipped Clive tries to keep everything under control – until dashing explorer Harry arrives, and tensions begin to grow between the ‘natives’ and the British administration, just as sexual tensions begin to grow amongst Clive’s compatriots. As the exploits of the characters mount, the play reaches a dramatic denouement and we fast forward to contemporary London, though the characters age only 25 years. Here, women rule the show: there are debates on leaving “male feminist” husbands [...]27 Jun - 30 Jun 2018