It's a rare and somewhat unique experience to see an hour long improvisation workshop on the National Theatre stage, framed not as a Platform or rehearsal event but as a performance. A co-production with Improbable, Lost Without Words places six highly experienced stage actors in front of an audience without a script and invites them to create a variety of 'new' scenes, emerging from... Read more
Lost Without Words
'If we don't get lost, how can we find a new route?'
Pioneering improvisers and theatre makers Improbable bring you their latest show, Lost Without Words - a theatrical experiment.
Imagine older actors in their 70s and 80s, actors who have spent their lives being other people, bringing life to other people's words. Imagine they were on stage with nothing but themselves and no words but their own. No script, no map, a different show every night, all they have is a lifetime of theatre to help them find their way.
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