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  • Lead artists

    Ella Hickson, Sacha Wares, SCANLAB Projects

  • UK 2021. 16min

  • Language


Where to watch

6 to 17 October, 11AM to 9PM, in person at 26 Leake Street

6 to 17 October, virtually at The Expanse, available for free internationally

Set during lockdown, and staged in a scanned replica of the Donmar Warehouse theatre auditorium, this poignant short 360 film invites us to explore the ways in which our actions are tangentially connected even when we are apart. Adult Children is a unique collaboration between leading theatre artists and groundbreaking XR creatives. Combining their talents, playwright Ella Hickson, XR/theatre director Sacha Wares and digital innovators ScanLAB Projects have created a new form of 360 theatre that explores the psychogeography of solitude, probes the nuances of social responsibility and evokes the feelings of loss that characterise the COVID-19 era for us all.

Ulrich Schrauth

Age recommendation: 15+

Contains strong language

Access information

Presented with closed captions and suitable for audiences who are D/deaf or hard of hearing.

For full details of access information please see the English Touring Theatre Adult Children page.

  • Producers

    Donmar Warehouse, in association with English Touring Theatre, Scanlab Projects and Trial and Error Studio

  • Co-creators

    Ella Hickson, Sacha Wares, SCANLAB Projects

  • Sound Designer

    Gareth Fry

  • Movement Director

    Leon Baugh

  • Composer

    Adrian Lee

  • Costume Designer

    Kinnetia Isidore

  • Lighting Design Consultant

    Prema Mehta

  • Casting Director

    Anna Cooper

  • Casting Assistant

    Thomas Bailey

  • Shoot Production Manager

    Joseph Morel

  • Stage Manager

    Shannon Martin

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