Ancient Egypt: ‘Wandering womb’ theory first recorded.
1518: Hundreds of people dance uncontrollably on the streets of Strasbourg.
1877: Dr Jean-Martin Charcot gives demonstrations of hypnosis on female ‘hysterics’ in Paris.
2019: An award-winning theatre company write this blurb.
Right now: You read this and understand implicitly that it won’t just be a group of people screaming in a dark room for an hour. You sense it’s an exploration of medical and theatrical storytelling that transcends time. You feel a sensation that can only be described as an uncontrollable urge. You book your ticket.
Watch the trailer [here]
Praise for The Outbound Project:
"...fiercely intelligent...relentlessly imaginative...philosophically and emotionally honest." Fest
"...fantastic in their performance...their physical work is superb." Exeunt
"...this company are clearly setting out on a journey that deserves attention." Theatre Bubble
|Presented by:||The Outbound Project|
(all prices include £1 per ticket booking fee)