Gathering Momentum: Türkiye’s Independent Theatre in President Erdoğan’s Near-Autocracy

There are two more plays that deserve special mention for a more universal appeal illustrative of Turkey’s esoteric culture whilst being anchored in the spaces between critical theory and contemporary performing arts: the dance pieces We (Biz) and This is a Mountain Story (Sar). Experiencing We, produced by Cafetürc, after watching text-heavy works, was something … Read more

Theatre on the Street: An Independent Theater Hungary Case Study

The Audience Has a Role, Too Because sometimes the audience is guided by or interacts with one of the characters, it raises some questions: What is the relationship among the characters and the audience members, which leads to interaction? If this is not a voyeur theatre, does the audience also have some role in the … Read more

Theatre on the Street: An Independent Theatre Hungary Case Study

The Audience Has a Role, Too Because sometimes the audience is guided by or interacts with one of the characters, it raises some questions: What is the relationship among the characters and the audience members, which leads to interaction? If this is not a voyeur theatre, does the audience also have some role in the … Read more