A week of performances, play readings and workshops from countries including Italy and Estonia together with performances from young people in York.
11 - 21 May
What Light by Pilot Theatre & Elsinor Theatre, Milan
A new play by Richard Hurford and Giuditta Mingucci.
What Goes Up by Manor School
Performance by Canon Lee School
24 - 25
May Help! by VAT Theatre, Estonia & Budapest Kolibri Theatre
This play tells a story about a 14-year old Estonian boy and a 12-year old Hungarian girl. They meet in an international youth camp in Finland during a cold winter with heavy snow. Together with other young people in the camp they decide to have a snowmobile race. A girl and a boy on one snowmobile get lost in a dark forest. The motor dies. It is a dark and cold night. They find a cottage. They have to survive because there is no help to be expected in this snow storm. It is a story about survival, reconciliation and finding one another.
Dami by Don Valley School
Hush by Joseph Rowntree School
27 - 28 May
The Paperteller by Elsinor Teatro, Italy
Fantastic stories told with paper, stories about paper, paper that becomes stories in the hands of the actor, the Paperteller.