Exchanging Dreams was developed...
The stories of the two characters' lives are literally pulled out of the ironing basket.
A sequence of stories are played out with song and chat enhanced by video projections.
The two main performers are supported by a small intergenerational group of facilitators who create a series of participatory moments with the older audience at key points during the story.
These include invitations to dance, sing and experience a range of multi-sensory objects that are linked to the narrative on the stage.
"I have made more friends and I enjoy being around other people, I am usually alone all day."
"You got it perfect… what kind of memory you got….."
"They learnt all about Ponders End in the old days and we learnt about each other."