After the Rainfall
Opens: 06/08/2012 Closes: 27/08/2012 Pleasance, EdinburghScience and theatre seem unlikely bedfellows but they get on just fine under the guidance of Curious Directive, who've won a Fringe First and praise from The New Scientist for their ability to make the stuff that turned you off in the classroom accessible on stage. Returning to Edinburgh, their new production delves into colonial legacies and ant colonies. For more information visit: http://www.edfringe.com/whats-on/theatre/after-the-rainfall Buy: http://www.edfringe.com/whats-on/theatre/after-the-rainfall
The Telegraph“This is intelligent, highly original theatre...” The company’s great achievement is to take their meticulous scientific research and construct beautiful, multi-layered theatre in which science forms the unifying strand, but never at the expense of an involving, emotionally compelling narrative...
The Independent“A tightly interwoven pattern of messages...” Abstract movement, video clips and projections of synaptic maps combine to form an ambitious comment on the transmission of ideas through a vulnerable world...
Guardian“Admirable ambition and intelligence...” It sometimes lacks a sense of humour, and although it is as multilayered in construction as Your Last Breath, it lacks that show's emotional complexity...
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