In Praise of Shadows

Research output: Performances, compositions and other non-textual formsPerformance


  • J Diaz (Performer)
  • Julia Darrouy (Performer)


'In Praise of Shadows' is a storytelling and shadow puppetry performance that tells the story of a child whose dreams have been stolen. Their family must come together and tell different stories to revive the child's sense of hope.
For the first time this performance will be outdoors in a hand made geodesic dome.
This show is performed by Julia Darrouy with live improvised music from J Diaz.
The show will be performed at the Old Royal High School thanks to the Pianodrome, on the Monday 22 of August until the Sunday 28th of August at 2pm and 4pm each day excluding the Thursday 25th of August.


Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished or Performed - Aug 2022