If the essence of theatre is an
invitation to imagine that we are
someone else and for a moment
to see the world through their
eyes, then this is truly theatre at its
A dazzling feat of storytelling. Rich with mysterious atmospherics and dark, punky humour, The Paper Cinema’s Macbeth is a daring, dexterous and thoroughly entertaining piece of storytelling.
Now Is The Time To Say Nothing is one of the most powerful and beautiful pieces I’ve seen in a long time.
An epic piece of silent cinema and a completely new and exciting way to experience Shakespeare.
Exquisitely simple and
moving. This is a cunningly
constructed and heartfelt
piece that acknowledges
the complexities of what
is happening in Syria.
Beautiful pen and ink illustrations evoke the Bard’s cast of characters and the stormy landscapes of the play.
An ingenious and brilliantly-crafted production [that] realises Shakespeare's bloody tragedy through beautiful, hand-drawn cut-outs projected onto the big screen. Highly recommended.
Heads Up Festival is proudly produced by E52 in partnership with Battersea Arts Centre.