Earl Grey Imperial at The Secret Garden, Galway

 EARL GREY IMPERIAL or It’s A Long Way To Go For A Cup Tea by John Rogers A tea ceremony devised on an artists residency in Sri Lanka Earl Grey Imperial is a new show from Galway-based theatremaker John Rogers. Following on from his recent artists residency in Sri Lanka (in association with Galway 2020 …

Sri Lanka Week 5: “It’s about love, isn’t it?”

Cup Bearers

Welcome to my penultimate blog post about my Suramedura artists residency in Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka. You can read about week 1 here, week 2 here, week 3 here and week 4 here. As always I am grateful to UZ Arts and Galway 2020 for providing me with this opportunity. This is a shorter post than …

Sri Lanka, Week 1: “Your death is not in your hands… ”

Due South

Welcome to my first weekly blog post on my residency in Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka. Since this is the first of six weekly posts, I will begin with a quick introduction to the residency and my work. Be warned, this is a ridiculously long post. To paraphrase the old adage, I'd have written a shorter post but …