Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England and commissioned by The Place and the Almeida Theatre. Produced by Lost Dog, The Place, Danshuis Station Zuid and Mercat de les Flors, in the framework of Modul-Dance with the support of the CULTURE programme of the European Union.
Home for Broken Turns
The Home for Broken Turns is the kind of place that makes you dream of running away to the circus. But it is also a sanctuary, a place where the few remaining occupants could be described as family. This is the story of a group of women who exist on the outskirts, fiercely protective of each other and ready to savage anything that threatens to break up their dwindling pack.
Home for Broken Turns was performed in a double bill alongside It Needs Horses.
profoundly moving, exquisitely crafted … told with humour, flow and power (Total Theatre)
Choreographed by Ben Duke in collaboration with the performers. Original Cast (2012): Anna Finkel, Lise Manavit, Laura Pena, Ino Riga, Solene Weinachter. Re-staged Cast (2013): Lise Manavit, Solene. Weinachter, Rachele Rapisardi, Joan Clevillé. Apprentice: Nina-Morgane Madelaine. Lighting & Set Design: Jackie Shemesh. Costume Design: Holly Waddington. Costume Assistant: Danute Dainiene. Production Manager: Joe Boxshall. Producer: Emily Gorrod-Smith. With special thanks to James Keane