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Autumn 2018 :: The Trial :: Reading/Auditions
YAT will next meet at St Peter & St Paul's Church Hall, Teddington from 7.30pm on Monday 27th August 2018 where we will be holding a discussion and introduction evening for our Autumn 2018 production, The Trial.



SYNOPSIS:
"Someone must have been lying about Joseph K. For without having done anything wrong... He was arrested one fine morning."

When mild-mannered bank clerk Joseph K is arrested for an unknown crime, he finds himself drawn into a labyrinthine world of bureaucracy, manipulation, fear and paranoia. As his life unravels and his trial draws near, can he find something indestructible within himself to help him defend himself?

Steven Berkoff's adaptation of Franz Kafka's classic novel mixes mime, clowning and physical theatre, as the physicality of the actors creates the nightmarish world of the play. Using barely any set or props, this ensemble piece will be a very exciting physical challenge for YAT. (We'll need a great deal of passion and commitment but everybody is welcome, no matter their experience or physical ability!)

This will also hopefully be a great learning experience as we'll be doing a lot of physical workshops and studying plenty of clowning techniques in preparation.

The play itself is surreal, frightening, funny and moving and this production promises to be an unforgettable show.

INTRODUCTION EVENING
Monday 27th August at St Peter and St Paul's, Teddington 7.30-10pm

WORKSHOPS
Tuesday 28th August and Thursday 30th August at St Peter & St Paul's, Teddington 7.30-10pm (8pm start on Thursday)

REHEARSALS
Monday 3rd September at St Peter & St Paul's, Teddington.
They will be held every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday throughout May/June/July from 7.30pm - 10pm (8pm start on Thursdays)

PERFORMANCES
Wednesday 21st – Saturday 24th November
Hampton Hill Theatre

Click here for the official YAT Facebook audition event

If you want to take part in this production but may have difficulty attending the auditions then please register your interest by contacting us on 0844 740 1970 or visit our Get in touch page.
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