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indexxGAPPAD BIRTHDAY WEEKEND

A big thank you to all our patrons, supporters and friends who helped us organise, run and attended Gappad and Friends @ Roxy Art House!
Gappad’s productions of Family Voices (link do podstrony FV) and The Old Lady both received 4 star reviews in The Scotsman! Read full reviews.

thoughtful, touching, and exquisitely-performed (…) meditation on time, fertility and old age
The Scotsman **** (on The Old Lady)

Read also a review of Family Voices at Edinburgh.com.pl

model portrayal of Pinter’s mix of tragedy, humour, surrealism and passion

index1_r2_c1GAPPAD AND FRIENDS AT ROXY ART HOUSE!!!

We are proud to announce and invite you to Gappad’s very first cultural festival, celebrating our 4th birthday. It will take place on 19th & 20th June in Edinburgh at Roxy Art House. For full programme and more information visit our festival’s section!


Reviews!!!

Read a review in The Scotsman :


Premiere announcement

We are delighted to invite you to opening shows of our new production, Jordan.

Tron Theatre in Glasgow
To book tickets go to www.tron.co.uk
Tickets £6.50

Part of Mayfesto festival.


 

OUR CURRENT PROJECTS AND PLANS

Gappad has begun a collaboration with a Polish actress . She is now working on her solo performance  , which will be staged in Glasgow at the Tron Theatre , produced by Gappad .

The actress has started her residency with Teatro La Madrugada in Milan, Italy in October 2009. She is now working with this highly acclaimed Italian company on a performance . To read more about La Madrugada go to www.teatrolamadrugada.com



NATURE MORTE

Nature Morte was performed at the Arches 10th – 14th November.

You can see a video from the performance at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRalsEsUeOw


DIPLOMA IN PHYSICAL THEATRE PRACTICE

In 2008/2009 all members of Gappad Theatre studied on the Diploma in Physical Theatre Practice (Adam Smith College in collaboration with the Arches Theatre) and presented their solo and group performances as part of Splinters, the diploma’s graduation show.

To see some photos go to Splinters section at www.jacekhubner.com


GAPPAD AT SUBWAY FESTIVAL

In May 2009 Gappad was a part of Glasgow Subway Festival, presenting a performance action The Kennel, an interactive piece set inside the Glasgow subway carriages.


HEAR ME in the press!

Preview in The List
Review in the Scotsman

You can also see our preview photos in the Gallery page.


HEAR ME – premiere announcement

We are delighted to invite you to opening shows of our new production,
Hear Me
To book tickets go to www.tron.co.uk 


CREATIVE LAB AT DANCE HOUSE

Gappad was awarded a week long Creative Lab at Glasgow’s Dance House, 9th – 13th March developing our new production, Hear Me. On Friday the 13th we had a sharing for invited guests, presenting a work-in-progress showing.


GAPPAD IN POLAND

We are delighted to take As You Always Do to Poland.

We are also very pleased to have been granted a mini-residency at the forest base of the Grotowski Institute – Brzezinka, where Gappad will work on a new project development .


AS YOU ALWAYS DO at the Edinburgh MELA Festival!

The Big Top, Ocean’s Terminal
2 pounds for a day pass, including admission to the performance
Map and more info: http://www.edinburgh-mela.co.uk/


SUMMER THEATRE LABORATORY

Gappad invites all interested actors, students and theatre practitioners to their new open workshop programme Summer Theatre Laboratory AWAKENING THE BODY which will run in Glasgow from early July to mid September
More information in the TRAINING page.


 

AS YOU ALWAYS DO – premiere photos & next performance

Please go to our GALLERY page to view photos from the premiere of As You Always Do.
We are also pleased to announce that we will perform the show as a part of the Edinburgh MELA Festival. More details to follow shortly.


 

AS YOU ALWAYS DO – previews & reviews

Read a preview in The List
Read a review in Polish at Emito.net
Read a review in the Scotsman
“dazzling amount of talent (…) as well as a blazing theatrical courage”
Read a review in the Skinny
“Beautifully performed with feeling and sensitivity As You Always Do captivates throughout.”


 

AS YOU ALWAYS DO at the Leith Festival !

We are pleased to announce that just two weeks after our opening at the Tron Theatre in Glasgow we will take the production to the Leith Festival in Edinburgh.

AS YOU ALWAYS DO – premiere

Premiere performances at the Tron Theatre in Glasgowof May 2008. To book tickets go to www.tron.co.uk .
More info in Productions page.