Two girls

“Anything that opens up a conversation is important for the community”

26 October 2018
1 min read

Based on interviews with the creators' own mothers, Tallaght’s Freshly Ground Theatre are examining the changing definitions of girlhood, womanhood and motherhood.

An exploration of memory and intergenerational bonds, theatre-maker Martha Knight and Freshly Ground Theatre have produced The Bold Step with five young artists from the Tallaght community.

“In my experience, theatre is a very collaborative form of making work [...] this project is encouraging people to think about their own memories, to think about their own childhoods, [and] have discussions with each other”.

This initiative was made possible through South Dublin County Council’s Culture and Creativity Strategy.

Watch Martha talk about The Bold Step in the short video below.

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