National Theatre and Cast's Community Production Announced
In August 2020, Cast, Doncaster, one of the NT’s Theatre Nation Partner venues, will host the third Public Acts production, with a new version of THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE by Bertolt Brecht, adapted for this project by Chris Bush and will be directed by Public Acts Associate James Blakey. The creative team will work alongside local community partners in Doncaster onthis new interpretation of Brecht’s classic.
Public Acts is inspired by Public Works, the Public Theater’s ground-breaking programme in NewYork. Supported by Arts Council England’s Strategic Touring Fund, Bloomberg Philanthropies,Hertz, Mr & Mrs A Mosawi, Simon & Sue Ruddick and Garfield Weston Foundation. Theatre Nation Partnerships is generously supported by Arts Council England’s Strategic Touring Fund,Bloomberg Philanthropies and Garfield Weston Foundation.