The Paper Cinema’s Odyssey (2012 - 2013)

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Start date: 
9 February 2012
End date: 
9 March 2013
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
UK Tour, did not run every day of time span: see individual venue details for exact dates. A 'DIY cinema' performance: pen and ink illustrations manipulated in real-time in front of a video camera and projected onto a big screen - accompanied by a live soundtrack. Puppeteers and musicians work together in full view of the audience.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Odyssey Homer
Person Role Notes
Imogen Charleston
Nicholas Rawling Artistic Director
Christopher Reed
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) (London, Greater London, England) 9 February, 2012
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) (London, Greater London, England) 14 February, 2013 to 9 March, 2013
Contact Theatre (Manchester, City and Borough of Manchester, England) 29 November, 2012
Unity Theatre (Liverpool, City and Borough of Liverpool, England) 23 October, 2012
Salisbury Arts Centre (Salisbury, County of Wiltshire, England) 14 November, 2012 to 15 November, 2012
Warwick Arts Centre (Warwick, County of Warwickshire, England) 19 November, 2012 to 20 November, 2012
North Wall Arts Centre (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England) 9 October, 2012 to 10 October, 2012
The Point (Crawley, County of Hampshire, England) 8 November, 2012
Lakeside Theatre (Colchester, County of Essex, England) 22 November, 2012
Norden Farm (Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead, England) 22 October, 2012
Nuffield theatre (Lancaster, Lancashire, England) 27 November, 2012 to 28 November, 2012
Lincoln Performing Arts Center (Lincoln, County of Lincolnshire, England) 18 October, 2012
Brighton Dome (Brighton, County of East Sussex, England) 21 November, 2012
Parabola Arts Centre (Cheltenham, County of Gloucestershire, England) 2 October, 2012 to 4 October, 2012
Prema (Dursley, Gloucestershire, England) 5 October, 2012
Pier Theatre (Bournemouth, County of Dorset, England) 11 October, 2012 to 12 October, 2012
Tolmen Centre (Constantine, Cornwall, England) 25 October, 2012
Square Chapel Centre for the Arts (Halifax, Borough of Calderdale, England) 9 November, 2012
Galeri (Caernarfon, Wales, Wales) 10 November, 2012

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