Theatre | The Netherlands | Irish Premiere
Theater Babel Rotterdam presents
From J. to Jessica
Written by Erik-Ward Geerlings
Directed by Paul Röttger
Dates & times Thursday 21 May 3pm
Venue Nun’s Island Theatre
Tickets €15 (€12.50 conc.)
Age Recommendation 13+ years
About the Show
The story follows Jessica a transgender actress at Theater Babel in Rotterdam. She shares her story openly, nothing remains unspoken, all is vulnerable, without taboos. This wonderful production explores straight-forward, vulnerable and (un)usual confessions about youth and sexuality which features a spectacular 360 degree projection.
From J. to Jessica is the first in a series of five portraits from an inclusive society.
Theatre text based on conversations with and improvisations by the actors.
This show contains themes of a sexual nature.
About the Company
Theater Babel is based in Rotterdam in The Netherlands. Rotterdamscentrumvoortheater (RCTH or Theater Babel) was founded in 1988 and is a cultural institution that grew from the combination of the expertise of healthcare institution Pameijer and the rotterdams-centrumvoortheater. It is a professional interdisciplinary theatre institution for artists with and without disabilities. RCTH is about inclusive art. It is a school and a theatre which contributes theatrically to the personal and cultural development of Rotterdam, the Netherlands and the EU. Participants hail from varying backgrounds, sexual orientations and physical or mental abilities.
ACCESSIBILITY AND SUPPORTS
The Nun’s Island Theatre is fully wheelchair and Guide Dog accessible.
Please contact the Box Office for these seating reservations upon booking tickets.
Our Box Office is located at Town Hall Theatre, Courthouse Square, Galway
Open Mon-Sat, 10am -7.30pm
Phone Number: 091 569 777 International Dial: +353 91 569 777
Show Notes will be available in text and audio format. Keep an eye on our Social Media for announcements.
There will be a Sensory / Safe Space available.