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Stuck at home, 30 acrobats twist frustration into a showcase of absurdity and beauty.

When the world is no longer your stage... 30 acrobats physicalize the shared exhaustion, frustration and complications of living within drastically limited space; creating absurdity and beauty while stuck on their sofas.

A short film providing a snapshot of the extraordinary spring of 2020 and how differently we all dealt with it, and inviting viewers to share their own experiences from the comfort of their sofas...

Mimbre is an acrobatic theatre company fusing acrobatics, dance and humour to create visual poetry in unconventional spaces.

Filmed in Lockdown is a series of new works of literary, musical, visual, and performance arts, commissioned for Culture in Quarantine by Arts Council England and BBC Arts.

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“It’s imperative these artists are supported to make brilliant work”

“It’s imperative these artists are supported to make brilliant work”

Lamia Dabboussy from BBC Arts explains more about these exciting new commissions.