Icons&Idols at MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome: a selection of new multi-media works by Jacek Ludwig Scarso with Elastic Theatre was exhibited for a whole season (Oct-Nov 13) at this iconic venue in collaboration with Marta Czok to thousands of visitors. A documentary of the making of this show will be released shortly.
Music for Elastic Theatre: Ivan Hussey’s new album with his commissioned scores for Elastic Theatre’s JULIUS and BAROQUE BOX is now available on iTunes.
JULIUS: Following its critically acclaimed launch at GV Art Gallery in London’s West End, the full version of JULIUS premiered at Spitalfields Music Summer Festival in June 2013. JULIUS was presented as part of Bosh Festival in Macedonia and will be at White Cloth Gallery in Leeds and CUTLOG Contemporary Art Fair in Paris, before a full season at the Macro Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome. Jacek Ludwig Scarso talks about JULIUS on NewsTalk Radio Ireland. Supported by the Wellcome Trust and the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, in collaboration with Savage Mills.
Jacek Ludwig Scarso directs Les Liaisons at Jacksons Lane Theatre with LMU.
Elastic Theatre announced as the Winner of the FRINGE REPORT AWARD for BEST THEATRE COMPANY, presented at Leicester Square Theatre. Elastic Theatre is also featured amongst the 300 most influential companies worldwide in contemporary theatre trends in the US publication Theatre Today. Jacek talks about directing the company on Ideastap Mag.
INTERNATIONAL EVENTS : Following our recent NEW YORK workshop in collaboration with The Living Theater, Elastic Theatre recently launched the making of JULIUS at the Pave D’Orsay in Paris, as part of BAW‘s New Voices New Projects. Jacek Ludwig Scarso also presented workshops for the RESEO Conference at the Staatstheater Stuttgart (Germany) and for the Opera Europa Conference at the Opera National de Lyon.
Jacek Ludwig Scarso invited for two consecutive years by Royal Opera House Thurrock Choral Festival, directing 6 choirs and the audience to sing a World Music piece.
2012 Winner of the FRINGE REPORT AWARD for BEST THEATRE COMPANY
“Celebrating the exciting work of Elastic Theatre in crossing global and artistic boundaries to create and deliver remarkable performance”
Selected by THEATRE TODAY (US publication) amongst the 300 most exemplary Contemporary Theatre companies WORLDWIDE
“Poetic… carefully researched”
NEW SCIENTIST on Julius
“A mezmerising experience”
TREBUCHET MAGAZINE on Julius
“An extraordinary and iconic project”
CULTURAL ARC on Julius
“Genuinely moving… fervid ecstasy… I loved this. Loved all of it”
SIDESHOW INTERNATIONAL CIRCUS MAGAZINE on Baroque Box
“Haunting…Snakily neurotic…Fabulously hot-blooded performance”
☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ THE TIMES on Medousa
“Impressive… Multi-disciplined, cross-cultural and trans-national theatre company Vocal Motions Elastic marks itself out”
☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ TIME OUT on The Magdalene Mysteries
“Pioneering and inventive theatre”
☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ FRINGE REVIEW on The Magdalene Mysteries