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Omnibus Theatre Residency October 2019

11-26 Oct | Thu-Sat 6-10pm | Free Dreams and a Heart is Regina Mendes’ long-running participatory artwork for peace. Each doll is filled with dreams and given a heart, before the maker completes a short meditation with the doll, guided by the artist. Regina’s dream is to make one doll for every human on the […]

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Tarling Road Community Centre, London UK

Yesterday we were so happy to be back to Grange Big Local Fun Palace! This year it took place in the beautiful new Tarling Road Community Centre in East Finchley.  We stayed in a spot surrounded by children activities and many parents came to us to rest a bit while their kids were entertained doing […]

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Omnibus Theatre, London UK

Yesterday we did the second D&D event on ‘What can role-play gaming and theatre learn from each other?’ at Omnibus Theatre, London. It was my second time playing Dungeons and Dragons. My group was five players plus a master. We had big challenges for three hours inside a tavern. I was a gnome. We always […]

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Cambridge Junction, Cambridge UK

This week we went to another great D&D event ‘What can we do to support and represent awesome women in the arts?’ at Cambridge Junction in Cambridge UK. The makers were Lucy, Rachel, Martha, Shereen, Jean, Emily and Cath. We made seven dolls.  ‘I felt empowered because I created with a group of women a […]

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Meditation pics at Wapping Open Studios, London UK

                        

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Wapping Open Studios, London UK

We had a fantastic weekend at Wapping Open Studios. We made dolls at Happiness at Work studio last Friday and Saturday and on Sunday we worked all day at Moorings Hermitage. The makers were Mary, Julia, Mayou, Helen, Simon, Henry, Jenny, Edith, Nick, Olivia, Tasia, Nina, Krishma Moorthy, Shobha, Kripa, Coco, Tina, James, Fiona, Andreas and […]

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Battersea Arts Centre, London UK

Yesterday we were all together in another Emergency D&D. The first one was in July 2016 just after Brexit referendum. The event yesterday was an invitation by Ben, he asked us ‘What action can we take as the arts sector in response to the proroguing of parliament?’ Jo, Kelsie and Rachel came to make dolls, we […]

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Alexandra Palace, London UK

We were at The Great Fête Summer Festival at Ally Pally yesterday. We received less people than last year. Why? I guess it was because the bunting Dreams and a Heart was hidden between trees behind us and nobody could see it. People probably thought we were another group making picnic as most of people […]

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Tête à Tête dolls

      

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The Place, London UK

This week we had fantastic three days at Tête à Tête The Opera Festival at The Place in London.  Eliana, Ethan, Riley, Courtney, Alexa, Denise, Tracy-Gein, Katarine, Sasha, Bill, Anna, David, Louise, Rebecca, Aron, Karen, Neyire, Matthew, Arthur, Jenny, Sarah, Sarah, Hannah and Jared were our makers.  We made 25 dolls, five of them I […]