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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

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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In quarantine – a message from Richard Gregory

Posted: 18 April 2020

In quarantine – a message from Richard Gregory

“Quarantine – the word speaks of disconnection: hospitals, immigration controls, officialdom at its official worst or best…. And while Quarantine’s work is neither cold nor…

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QUARANTINE STORY: Jonny Cotsen

Posted: 25 June 2019

QUARANTINE STORY: Jonny Cotsen

Tell us a bit about yourself… I am a performance artist and an access consultant. Prior to that, I was a secondary school art and…

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Every conversation – reflections from Michael Brady

Posted: 2 May 2019

Every conversation – reflections from Michael Brady

Quarantine’s philosopher-in-residence Michael Brady recently spent five days in our Tenancy house, inviting anyone who wanted to bring him their philosophical questions to discuss. Here…

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