Pictures from Royal de Luxe’s recent show in Liverpool

http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/gallery/2012/apr/20/giant-puppets-liverpool-in-pictures

Sea Odyssey was an extraordinary event, all the more poignant because the show didn’t just happen in the centre of Liverpool but extended its reach into the narrow streets of north Liverpool, squashed between the two football stadia. The show was entirely free and it went to the people and didn’t just expect people to come to them. And they came in their thousands: families, kids in buggies, granddads with zimmer frames and dogs of every size and shape who responded nosily to the appearance of the playful 9ft tall steel and papier-mache canine called Xolo. Theatre probably needs to remember that when it moans about the difficulty of attracting audiences. Extract from:http://www.guardian.co.uk/stage/theatreblog/2012/apr/24/lyn-gardner-theatre-roundup-street

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About La (Paula) Mor

La (Paula) Mór is a theatre teacher and director. She has taught and directed in the UK and internationally for 20+ years, both at Secondary and University level. La is currently working on Jeju Island in South Korea at Branksome Hall Asia where she develops original, contemporary theatre with her students and continues research into the applications of the Viewpoints in Theatre Education. La has been trained in Anne Bogart's 9 Viewpoints by SITI Theatre Company and Zen Zen Zo and delivers international Viewpoints training to young people, undergraduates, performers and lecturers. Academic background: BA(Hons) Bristol University; PGCE Leeds University; MA Applied Theatre, Central School of Speech and Drama.

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