We are an arts company based in Leith, Edinburgh committed to creating exciting new theatre and arts projects with and for communities. We are particularly interested in the work of Augusto Boal and the Theatre of the Oppressed.
ACTive INquiry promotes increased participation in the arts as a catalyst for active involvement in society.
“A fascinating insight into how theatre can be used to influence community activism and promote positive change.” Audience member, SPACE
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Divided We Fall? – Our new Forum Theatre project creating a space to explore Identity, Diversity and Integration continues with support from Creative Scotland. We invite you to join in with 2 days of theatre, music, exhibition, food and action planning on the 11th and 12th May 2013. Tickets are free and available to reserve now. Check out our Current Projects Page for more information.
Flashback Drama - Our new play from this devising company, Taking Care of Business, will be performed as part of the Leith Festival from the 13th-15th June 2013. Check out our Flashback page for more info.
TOgether – We had a great time performing in Lisbon in March as part of this European project. Read the blog post about our experiences. Hotel Europa, a play exploring the effects of the European crisis, will be performed as part of our Divided We Fall? event in May.
Blog – The Active Inquiry Blog has now been launched! Check it out on our Blog page and feel free to leave a comment or question.