As You Like It
Imagine a forest of Arden that is an urban escape - the inner city scapes of runaway teenagers, be they day-trippers to the local shopping centre, or those with a more serious desire to disappear.
Imagine an entire Elizabethan court able to decamp to a more socially liberal time, one where Gender can be changed, Sexuality less defined, and Love more permissive. Where Jaques' melancholy might be understood and met with kindness. And where the buffoonish politicking of the Dukes can be seen as the foolishness it truly is.
Imagine being able to see how far we've come, and how easy it would be to slip back...
This is a flexible show in terms of design and budget, and can be adjusted to suit needs and collaborative vision.