Hanging in the Balance by Spectra

Paige Holloway, a founding member of BecauseWeCanCanCan and has written a review of our recent show, Hanging In The Balance. Paige is a Creative Enabler, and she works closely with Open Theatre Company, supporting other young people with learning disabilities (YPWLD) to be involved in creative activities. She is fantastically honest, passionate, and determined.   I thoroughly enjoyed Spectra’s […]

TO BELONG: Koen de Preter & Theatre Stap

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Sick Festival 2017 at the Attenborough Centre for the Arts Brighton I liked the show but it is hard to say what it is about. It was very energetic and I got carried away with the music. They were all clearly having a good time and it made me feel like I wanted to join […]

National Youth Dance Theatre, Tarantiseismic

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National Youth Dance Company (NYDC). Choreographer: Damien Jalet Venue: Sadler’s Wells NYDC member – Paul Davidson (also member of Corali) I liked the film at the beginning – it was interesting to know about their process, and very good to see. Costumes: I liked the black overalls at the start, they looked heavy. I liked […]

GUIDE DOGS: Claire Cunningham

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Sick Festival 2017 at the Meeting House, University of Sussex I found lots of the small bits of this show very enjoyable. Claire Cunningham says of it that as someone who doesn’t follow a faith she realised that she didn’t know or understand how various faith view disability. So she went on a journey to […]

Candoco at the Dome Brighton

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CANDOCO was a dance piece with two halves. The first was a dance piece, the second more comical. In the first piece, I particularly liked when Tanja did her solo against the backdrop with others holding her hands. When she touched the backdrop, the areas lit up as she connected with the other dancers, it […]