World Theatre Day 2014
Thursday 27th March is World Theatre Day.
Come and join in the celebrations at The REP!
Enjoy a special World Theatre Day Afternoon Tea in our Centenary Brasserie, see a range of beautiful handmade costumes or sample a themed cocktail!
World Theatre Day was established by the International Theatre Institute in 1962.The main activity is the World Theatre Day International Message. Each year a figure of world stature shares his or her reflections on the theme of Theatre and a culture of peace. The 2014 message author is Brett Bailey. Brett is a South African playwright, designer, director, installation maker and the artistic director of Third World Bunfight. Works include Big Dada, Ipi Zombi and Orfeus.
Brett’s message is entitled Wherever there is human society, the irrepressible Spirit of Performance manifests. You can download the message in full using the link on this page.