THIS IS A MAN by Luke Barnes [15:05]

Directed by Madeleine Kludje
Starring Liam Jeavons

A powerful investigation of masculinity and grief.

Every year, Alchymy commissions a monologue by an established writer in co-production with an emerging company, which is rehearsed, developed, and performed on-site in the week of the festival. THIS IS A MAN comes from 2018, the second year of Alchymy Festival.

Loss and Hope: A Trilogy of Audio Plays

Commissioned and co-produced by Atticist, Ellie Keel Productions, and 45North, in association with The North Wall.

Three new short plays inspired by Alchymy Festival, an annual celebration of new work at The North Wall, Oxford. These plays honour the creativity and connections events like Alchymy have inspired and will continue to inspire when they return.

Sound Design, Music, and Editing by Tom Foskett-Barnes

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