Theatre Of The Oppressed Training, Ecodharma, 2016

Theatre Of The Oppressed Training, Ecodharma, 2016 Has it really been over a year since our first full training in Theatre of the Oppressed up the beautiful mountain in Cataluyna? And to think of all the adventures in between, where me met old friends and new in Paris for the COP21, went twice to Budapest […]

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The act of transforming …

The act of transforming Five years ago today we were in Malaysia … here’s what happened …   “The act of transforming, I always say, transforms she or he who acts. So to use the theater as a rehearsal for transformation of reality.” – Augusto Boal Today, 8 trainees from Malaysian Care joined us at […]

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Solidarity Is Our Weapon – RtR Newsletter August

Solidarity Is Our Weapon – RtR Newsletter August Dear friends, allies and accomplices, Hello to you all! Welcome to our irregular Reboot The Roots newsletter … In these times of Brexit and growing hostility to persons from other places, RTR proudly stands for solidarity with all oppressed peoples, and continues to champion the use of […]

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A Threshold Moment – from Ruth in Budapest

A Threshold Moment – from Ruth in Budapest A threshold moment. After a feisty 2 weeks in Budapest last November Reboot the Roots were invited back to explore Augusto Boal’s transformative techniques with The Alternative Workshop Series Budapest. Last week, late February 2016, George Wielgus and myself facilitated the group for 3 days focusing on […]

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Over The Rainbow

Over The Rainbow George, the Creative Director of RtR, was in Budapest for three days delivering an intensive course about Rainbow of Desire … Expect to cry. I now understand the emotional release of tears during a workshop is a sign that things are going well. It sounds bizarre, borderline perverse, but I now suspect […]

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“True power lies within finding compassion … “

“True power lies within finding compassion” Ruth Cross of Cross Collaborations and the Eroles Project joins us in our return to Budapest to deliver a course in Rainbow of Desire.   It’s 10pm on Wednesday night and I’m in the basement of an old club in the heart of Budapest. It’s covered in a thick […]

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