OUR CREATIONS ARE SPREAD ACROSS THE FOLLOWING FIVE CONCENTRATIONS :
We call these our Major Works because we have chosen to extend the process of research and creation over a long period from 2 to 4 years. These are projects that happen on a larger scale, be it regional, national or international. Furthermore, whether working at home or elsewhere in the world, all of our writers and playwrights are encouraged to delve into both the small and great stories of humankind, as well as to look deeply at social issues.
THE GREAT HARVEST OF WORDS
The Great Harvest of Words is a project where the spoken word of citizens is at the heart of the dramatic voyage. Imagine a dramatic work written by several hundred hands! The Great Harvest of Words is writing that is inspired by real life or by the imagination, of the individual and of the collective; it is about rediscovering citizen’s speech and thought expressed in words—uncensored, free and colourful –and putting this at the core of the creative process; it is a union between artists and citizens…
In order to bring the theatre and the community closer together, we offer Facilitated Drama projects. This aspect of our theatre work is intended for all groups, organizations or businesses who wish to be supported by a professional artistic team for their own creative project.
At the TPL, artistic residencies are an integral part of our artistic process, of our overall development and of our links to the community. We have two types of residencies
- External creative residencies
- Internal residencies for up-and-coming theatre artists
In order to explore and strengthen the link between artistic excellence, citizen participation and social innovation—a recipe it holds dear—TPL continues to innovate with its artist/citizen co-creations…