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Quarantine was established in 1998 by directors Richard Gregory and Renny O’Shea with designer Simon Banham. We make original theatre, performance and public events with and about the people who are in it. Whatever form it takes, our work begins and ends with the people in the room. Over the last 20 years, we've collaborated with a shifting constellation of artists, performers and people who've never done anything like this before. Our work seeks to create the circumstances for a conversation between strangers...

Quarantine
PO Box 573
Manchester
England
M32 2BZ

NOTEBOOK

Environmental Case Study: Chapter 1

Posted: 4 March 2022

Environmental Case Study: Chapter 1

Opening our eyes Executive Director Ali Dunican reflects on using a period of r&d and open rehearsals to think about how we enact our environmental…

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Documenting a process – Lowri Evans on 12 Last Songs

Posted: 10 October 2021

Documenting a process – Lowri Evans on 12 Last Songs

Artist Lowri Evan’s journal of intimate, immediate drawings document the rehearsal process of our new work 12 Last Songs.  I’ve been friends with Quarantine for…

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To scale: Mapping inside these four walls

Posted: 20 May 2021

To scale: Mapping inside these four walls

The 1st of April 2021 was the second day of an online workshop that Quarantine delivered looking at processes of mapping and modelling. Many of…

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ELA LÊ TUDO E NÃO ENTENDE NADA: ON FOUR WEEKS IN TRANSLATION

Posted: 4 May 2020

ELA LÊ TUDO E NÃO ENTENDE NADA: ON FOUR WEEKS IN TRANSLATION

Following a residency at MITsp 2020 in Brazil, artist & producer Sarah Hunter reflects on how complex ideas are communicated between people, languages and cultures.…

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Privileged view – notes from MITsp, Brazil

Posted: 4 May 2020

Privileged view – notes from MITsp, Brazil

Artist & producer Kate Daley introduces ‘Vista privilegiada (privileged view)’ a film she made during Quarantine’s recent residency at MITsp 2020 in São Paulo.  …

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