Mara draws on her extensive repertoire of stories to create unique productions to tour. She also creates and tours shows based on particular interests. Her latest ‘The Illusion of Truth’ touring to Nigeria, Ghana, Singapore, Kenya, the USA and Denmark.
Commissioned stories are created for one-off events only. They are told to one audience, once only, ever. These carefully crafted stories are designed to provide an intensely personal and entertaining experience creating a shared memory for people in an unforgettable manner. With detailed discussion, research, and imagination, Mara shapes narratives that capture moments, celebrate events, reaffirm values and reach to the core of the soul.
- University of Edinburgh
- Mastercard Foundation
- Creative Scotland
- The Global Concerns Trust
- The Wedding of Barbara and James Smith
SHOWS READY FOR TOURING:
THE ILLUSION OF TRUTH:
A challenging, thought provoking and darkly humourous exploration of how we accept truth in contemporary society. Featuring the Orishas of the Yoruba of Nigeria. Click on image for clip.
Inspired by Ben Okri, this childrens show is an allegory for Africa and explores themes of oppression, injustice and the power of collaboration. Click on image for trailer.