Audience talks

  • tuesday, 28.07
    First coaching session is over
    Last weekend young directors Inese Mičule and Valters Sīlis started to work on their new productions. During two days their ideas were intesively discussed under the tutorship of their "coaches" - Michal Zadara from Warsaw and Rok Vevar from Ljubljana.
DISTANCE is a roaming performance festival that invites people to make connections across the world.

This year, we’re working with artists inspired by the distances between London, Newcastle and Riga to create new work that connects 3 cities, 3 international festivals - LIFT, Wunderbar and Homo Novus - and you.

DISTANCE invites you to join the dots and experience adventurous projects from afar.

Walk the distance between London, Newcastle and Riga.
Collaborate with an aeroplane.
Get dirty on an archeological digout.
Encounter wilderness on your desktop.
Take a zoological tour of your neighbourhood.
Book a disaster readiness workshop.

Take part in DISTANCE from 3 September - 6 November 2011 at
Homo Novus, Riga: 3-9 September
LIFT, London: 14-16 October
Wunderbar, Newcastle: 31 October - 6 November, and

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DISTANCE is working with Field Broadcast (London/UK), Nomadi (Riga/LATVIA), Peter J Evans (Newcastle/UK), Sorrel Muggeridge and Laura Nanni (Brighton/UK and Toronto/CANADA), Steven Ounanian (Los Angeles/USA) and Valters Silis (Riga/LATVIA)