Travel across Europe in one exhilarating night
A triple bill from three countries: performance, dance & theatre
“It is difficult to imagine a more enjoyable and rewarding night out” – ***** What’s On Stage
BEST of BE FESTIVAL’s tour showcases three of the festival’s favourite shows. Birmingham’s BE FESTIVAL features a genre-bending selection of European theatre, dance, comedy, circus, live music & DJs, food, visual and performing arts.
Some theatres provide the opportunity to take part in workshops with the artist. Check with your local theatre for information.
Includes interval & post-show discussion / Age guidance 14+
Situation with outstretched arm by Oliver Zahn (Germany)
BE FESTIVAL – ACT Festival Prize
The Hitler salute is re-contextualised through a physical show asking questions about a symbol that has re-emerged across Europe.
This piece is performed in German with accompanying surtitles
Vacuum by Cie. Philippe Saire (Switzerland)
A mesmerising and visually arresting display of bodies weaving through black holes and shards of dazzling light.
Overload by Sotterraneo (Italy)
BE FESTIVAL – 1st prize
A funny, fast paced and physical show underpinned by a burning sense of confusion brought on by modern day mass distraction.
This piece is performed in English
This tour is possible thanks to the support of: