The Mums and Babies Ensemble: A Manual

Notes

The Mums and Babies Ensemble was a series of public workshops and events convened by three mums/theatre-makers and their babies. It was prompted by the desire to integrate the structure and chaos of performance-making and motherhood, to create a space that would meet the needs of the parents and babies equally, to capture some memories, to grow a community, and to pass something on eventually.

Artist / Author Duška Radosavljević, Annie Rigby, Lena Šimić and babies Joakim, Nina and James
Publisher The Institute for the Art and Practice of Dissent at Home
ISBN 978-0-9564165-3-7
Reference P2795
Date 2015
Type Publication

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