In which I go to Vavuniya as a test-run/prep for the weekend’s workshop
Long-overdue journey to give gifts to the children of Chiraddikulam and Kakkaiyankulam, in which I discover that I cannot count, and that I appear to be Vavuniya’s rainmaker.
Voices for Reconciliation is a multi-ethnic, multi-religious group of young British Sri Lankans that facilitates dialogue workshops and promotes discussion on reconciliation within and across Sri Lanka’s diverse communities, civil […]
Smriti Daniel has written a really beautiful piece on Building Bridges, featured in the Sunday Times Mirror Magazine. You can read it online here: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/130623/magazine/using-theatre-and-laughter-to-bring-communities-together-49246.html Again, thank you so much […]
A much better rehearsal – these children are quick learners! The addition of Ishara as translator was also very helpful. The workshop comes to an abrupt end when we learn that the water under the Chiraddikulam bridge is rising, and I regretfully decide to postpone the final performance again.