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Physical Festival 2019 Returns to Liverpool

The UK’s only international physical theatre festival returns to Liverpool this June for a 6-day extravaganza of performance, workshops and more.

A celebration of the rich variety of local, national and international contemporary physical work, brought to you by Liverpool’s own Tmesis Theatre, Physical Fest will take over the Unity Theatre from 10th-15th June, as well as venturing out further afield to The Capstone Theatre at Liverpool Hope University and the Royal Albert Dock.

Following a break last year, Physical Fest returns as an officially bi-annual event from 2019, featuring a range of performers from across the globe.

Highlights include Izumi Ashizawa, who incorporates traditional Japanese performance styles and puppetry into her hauntingly beautiful show ‘I Cried Because I Had No Shoes Until…’, as well as the American sensation of gender trickery and audience immersion, Butt Kapinski who will invite Liverpool audiences to co-star in a choose-your-own-adventure murder mystery.

Further highlights from the performance programme come from the two winners of Physical Fest’s Female Artist Bursary Award…

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