Detailed Warnings for Teachers
Haze, smoke and strobe effects, loud music, ages 12+
Drama and Theatre Studies (Brecht)
Created by shake & stir, George Orwell’s intensely powerful fairy tale promises to be one of the most shocking, relevant and wickedly funny theatre events of the year.
Information for Educators
Orwell’s Animal Farm is a telling and prevocational look at power, deception and politics.
ENJOY a contemporary and exciting theatrical adaptation of a classic novel.
ENGAGE in exploring connections to the current political climate and the links between the play and the governments around the world.
RESPOND to the performance style of the work and the embodiment of humans as animals. Discuss the effectiveness of the performances for the audience and the communication of the story.
An Education Resource Kit is available for this performance.
There is a Post-Show Q&A after the performance.