Tik-sho-ret Theatre Company present. ‘New Writing from Israel’ 5 plays. A World of stories. An eclectic mix from some of the best emerging Israeli playwrights, presented for the first time to a UK audience. A weekend of cultural and artistic exchange between British and Israeli theatre makers culminates in an exclusive performance at the Tristan Bates Theatre at 1 pm on 29th April 2012.
Extracts from 5 plays, especially selected by Tik-sho-ret Theatre Company, highlight the surprising range of styles, voices and perspectives in contemporary Israeli theatre. The event will include a post-show discussion with the writers and directors.
5 Kilo Sugar by Gur Koren
The Promised Land by Shay Pitovsky and Shahar Pinkas
Lights on Me by Oded Liphshitz
Leap by Ela Moskovits-Weiss
Hokey Pokey by Eyal Weiser
Tik-sho-ret Theatre Company was established by Ariella Eshed in 2005. It aims to give a platform to Israeli and Jewish plays in the UK, promote cultural exchange through collaborations and create educational and community based projects around themes of communication and co-existence. For more information www.tik-sho-ret.co.uk.