Reasons to be Graeae

A work in progress
Author(s): Jenny Sealey
Original Publish Date: Apr 26, 2018
Product Number: EB00773599
Released: Oct 15, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781786823953
Publisher: Oberon Books
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Graeae is a force for change in world-class theatre, placing D/deaf and disabled actors centre stage and challenging preconceptions. A Work in Progress contains the full script of Reasons to be Cheerful, a brief history of the company, analysis and extracts from their previous shows, memories of Graeae from previous collaborators, including Jack Thorne, Jo Clifford, Kaite O'Reilly and Jonathan Meth, and a host of images. ‘Graeae are not just a unique and groundbreaking theatre company; they are an institution, an inspiration to the entire industry. This overdue testimony of their work is a glorious read.' Rufus Norris, Director of the National Theatre ‘Graeae has always been a company in which radicalism and mischief have walked cheek by jowl. It's a pleasure to see four decades of theatre celebrated.' Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

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