October, 2021

This is a repeating event

25octAll DayComplicité presents Can I Live? by Fehinti Balogun (online)An online filmed performance produced by Complicité in association with the Barbican, London, supported by Oxford Playhouse(All Day: Monday) Online Organiser: Complicité Theme:Climate Justice

Event Details

Can I Live?
Conceived, written and performed by Fehinti Balogun
Director Daniel Bailey
Co-Director Simon McBurney

An online filmed performance produced by Complicité in association with the Barbican, London, supported by Oxford Playhouse

Why don’t we talk about it? Fehinti Balogun asks this urgent question and offers an invitation in Can I Live?, a vital new digital performance about the climate catastrophe, sharing his personal journey into the biggest challenge of our times. Weaving his story with spoken word, rap, theatre, animation and the scientific facts, Fehinti charts a course through the fundamental issues underpinning the emergency, identifying the intimate relationship between the environmental crisis & the global struggle for social justice, and sharing how, as a young Black British man, he has found his place in the climate movement.

In the face of a sense of helplessness about the climate catastrophe, Can I Live? is an outstretched hand, inviting audiences to recognise they are not alone – and that through understanding the issues and connecting with the many powerful activists around the globe driving change, we can find a sense of hope for the future.

Supported by Arts Council England and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Running time
60 mins

HOW TO WATCH ONLINE
Can I Live? is a filmed performance available to watch online. You can watch Can I Live? from anywhere, regardless of which venue’s website you book through. Simply choose the dates that suit you best, and go the website of the venue that is hosting the show online that week to book. You’ll be sent simple instructions about how to watch the film on your chosen date from the comfort of your home… or mate’s house… or cafe… or wherever you fancy… You can watch the film at any point in the period that the film is with your chosen venue. You will have 48 hours to watch from the moment you click play on the film.

Time

All Day (Monday)

Location

Online

Organiser

Complicité[email protected] 14 Anglers Lane, Kentish Town, London NW5 3DG

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