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#BlackLivesMatter

08th September 2020
Recent events have shocked and saddened us, as the very real pain and suffering in our society has come to the surface.To the members of our immediate and extended communities, we want you to know that we see you. We love you. We care. Black Lives Matter. At Justice in Motion of course we care ...

The music of theatre

05th May 2020
Making the Soundtrack Composer Quentin Lachapele creates music for theatre, film and media. He has worked with Justice in Motion on a number of productions the latest being ON EDGE. We recently caught up with him to find out more about the process of creating the all important show soundtrack. ...

Parkour during social isolation?

04th May 2020
How Does Parkour Athlete and Performer George Mayfield Manage Lockdown?     ON EDGE outdoor performance project since itfirst started in 2018. It was the idea of Justice in Motion’s Artistic Director, Anja Meinhardt, to create a performance using that unique style of movement. ON EDGE ...

Final Reflections on an Internship with Justice in Motion

21st May 2019
Taking photos Researching Crawling around like a wild animal Juggling Making bath bombs Clapping a clapperboard Writing Shouting at the top of my lungs Discussing politics in Outdoor Theatre Guillotining questionnaires Practicing my rusty German Conducting interviews Climbing scaffolding ...

On Edge Rehearsals Great Yarmouth

09th May 2019
After a month of continuous rehearsals and much more besides, On Edge is about to launch into its’ exciting summer tour. The last two weeks of rehearsals have taken place in the Drill Hall in the seaside town of Great Yarmouth. Several sounds form a beautiful harmony in the room; the ...

The Story of the Notebook

03rd April 2019
As I sit here drinking my rooibos tea my eyes stray to the objects that are around me; my phone, my laptop, my notebook, a banana skin and my mug. As I look at them I begin to wonder what it all cost. Therefore I asked some questions that sprang to mind in considering the human cost of my ...

Who killed the cow?

03rd April 2019
Reporter- Hello and welcome to Radio Olinda 1, reporting live from Brazil. Several police reports and the general public have accused cattle farm owners in the region of exploitation of their workers and mistreating them. This morning we have a cattle farm owner who is on the phone anonymously ...

Who shipped the notebook?

03rd April 2019
Who shipped the notebook? A report from Inspector Burrells of the International Transport Worker’s Federation in relation to the ship Cavalier Express, docking at Liverpool 03/04/2019. Reason for inspection- I had heard reports from other ships docking nearby that the ship, Cavalier Express, ...

Who sold the notebook?

03rd April 2019
All I saw was the beautiful smoothness of the leather, I didn’t see the pain and suffering behind it, All I felt was the softness of the pages, I didn’t feel the agony of watching your friend die, All I imagined was how it would go with my bag, I didn’t imagine the people that ...

Who chopped the tree down?

03rd April 2019
Chainsaws humming like bees, Sawdust and splinters blistering our palms, I wonder if they will pay me today. Heat closing around us, Sweat blinding our eyes, When did I last have some water? Cries and warnings echoing in the forest, Trees falling like tired bodies onto a bed, One tree fell on ...