“WHAT IF YOU HAD ONE HOUR TO FLEE YOUR COUNTRY?
“There is no immigrant because we are all human. If a British person can be an ex-patriot in Africa, then we are all ex-patriots here, seeking a better life”
Compiled from real life interviews with asylum seekers and refugees living in the UK, TO WALK IN YOUR SHOES explores the side without a voice. With stories from Syria, Iran, Pakistan, Eritrea this heartfelt, funny and engaging verbatim play explores the strength and resilience of the human spirit and challenges the myths and untruths perpetuated by the media.
The project was originally developed in 2013 in association with documentary photographer Rachel Munro-Fawcett, PAFRAS Leeds and City of Sanctuary Manchester.”
RedBobble Theatre are three female artists based up North with a collective passion to create touring theatre that's BRAVE, CHALLENGING, INSPIRING and INCLUSIVE. With a focus on accurate female roles and support for parents in the arts, this is their second visit to Theatre Deli Sheffield. Excerpts of TO WALK IN YOUR SHOES were performed as part of Migration Matters Festival 2016.