Live Broadcast: John
A new dance-theatre work by Lloyd Newson.
Content advice: Contains adult themes, strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs+.
Director: Lloyd Newson
Starring: DV8 Physical Theatre
DV8 Physical Theatre’s bold new production depicting the moving story of one man’s struggle to survive. For this powerful new production, DV8 Physical Theatre Artistic Director Lloyd Newson began by conducting frank interviews with more than 50 men about love and sex. One of his interviewees was John. Now John’s story has been transformed into an intense theatrical experience that charts his years of crime, drug use and living on the margins of society. This leads to a search that takes him to a remarkable convergence of lives in an unexpected place.
In this bold production, the cast authentically bring to life the true events of these stories, combining movement and spoken word.
DV8 Physical Theatre group have previously produced 18 dance-theatre productions, all of which are highly acclaimed. They have also produced four television films and have received over 50 awards from all over the globe. Experience their powerful and bold new performance, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
For more details on ticket availability, pricing and how to book please visit www.octagonfilms.org.uk.