Over the past 30 years, the European society has undergone profound demographical transformations. The question of the “Other” is shaking up national political debates and the very values of the European project. Performing arts, the art of representation par excellence, dealing with imagination and narratives, should mirror this increasing diversity, as well the complexity of European societies today. But on stage, among our audiences and within our teams, there is still a long way to go.
At its own scale, COMMON STORIES will address the diversity issue in the performing arts through a multiple approach.