Rendezvous in Bratislava – Scratch

Miriam and her granddad are a match made in double-act heaven: they both make theatre, they’ve never met, and he’s been dead for 35 years. Using his original Slovak communist-era cabaret material, join us for the world premiere of this generationally challenged duo.

Role: Creative Director
Company: Travelling Tent
Venue: Battersea Arts Centre – Freshly Scratched
DateSaturday 9th July 2016
Link || Programme

Assistant Director: Zoë Tweed
Music: Will Gardner
Actors: Marek Chomist, Jakub Repisky, Juliana Sersenová, Robert Susienka
– Slovak Community Theatre London

What people said:

“I would love to see this developed into a longer piece”
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“Very funny and surprising, and felt like a loving and innovative way of telling someone’s life story”
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“I’ve never seen anything like that, and I loved it”
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“I loved the absurdity of it, awkward laughs covering a dark underbelly”
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“It was fun, engaging and hard to categorise – which I love”
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“Great potential”
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“I was absorbed, interested, amused, surprised by some of the historical facts – very pertinent today, sadly”
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“I felt like I was getting a look into a world I don’t know much about – I would like to see more of it”
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“Highly original fusion of ‘Europe’ and Britain, very important in the current climate”
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“I love the fact that it explored a difficult topic through a personal story and comedy”
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