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Welcome to the fourth installment of the Quick Fact blog series! These posts are meant to give you a bite-size overview of performances you’ll find in the 2014 Festival season. Each post in the series will include the who, what, when, where, and why. We’ll even throw in some […]

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Actor Tristan Sturrock was last seen at the 2006 Festival as the male lead in Kneehigh Theatre’s popular Tristan & Yseult. Few in the audience were aware that two years prior, during May Day celebrations in Cornwall, the actor had suffered a traumatic injury that […]

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Shantala Shivalingappa was born in Madras, India, and brought up in Paris, making her truly a child of both East and West. She grew up in a world filled with dance and music, initiated at a young age by her mother, dancer Savitry Nair. Over […]

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