Welcome to Theatre Objektiv
Theatre Objektiv is a Scottish company based in Edinburgh which draws on Scottish and European themes and styles to produce scripted and explorative/experimental theatre which combines visual and physical performance with words, music, movement and storytelling.
It begins with the Word. It ends with the Word. It is a theatre of voyages: a visual theatre emerging from shadows, a kinetic theatre throwing shapes. A theatre of irony, of musing and of laughter.
It visits hidden history in dark places, speaking English and Scots, sometimes a little Polish, French or Yiddish. And it sings.
It is ghetto theatre: a theatre on edge and scratching at walls, windows and doors. Shadows in our ghetto include: Kantor, Grotowski, Artaud, Aleichem, MacDiarmid, Mickiewicz, Burns, Slowacki, Wispianski, Lorca, Mac-Gill-Eain, Singer, Jung, Henderson and Zimmerman.
Theatre Objektiv is addicted to zal, to duende and to conyach. That is, it is a theatre of the senses and of transformation.
We are ane tinkler theatre whilk bids ye weill frae Auld Reekie til Nowe Miasto!
WOJTEK THE BEAR
Wojtek author's prestigious Polish award.
Wojtek the Bear
Audience Feedback Page
Walking with Shadows by Josef Tarnowski and Raymond Raszkowski Ross.
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