Meet the Practitioners : Honor Hoskins

Posted on 6 July 2015

Honor Hoskins is a practitioner for Vamos Theatre, and is currently working with the Belgrade’s Asian Youth Theatre on their production for the In Our Own Words: July Festival of Theatre By Young People For Young People, a year long programme of activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the invention of Theatre in Education at the Belgrade. Somewhere To Belong explores the internal struggle and journey of an Asian youth through the use of of full mask theatre.

Following a racist incident on the bus, Ahmed walks into a man handing out leaflets. Is this the turning point he’s been searching for? The Belgrade’s newest Youth Theatre group’s collaboration with Vamos Theatre creates a moving and resonant tale of the inner jihad of an Asian youth.

In this interview, Honor talks about the challenges of full mask theatre, and her experience of working with the Belgrade’s Asian Youth Theatre.