Miss Represented is a Brighton Dome project that works with young women who face challenging life situations, using the arts to explore life experiences gaining a deeper understanding of themselves and the world around them.
This year the group of 12 young women aged 13-21 have been working to create Can You See Me Now? A body of work which follows the experiences of those often unheard, finding their way through life, inviting audiences to see the world through their eyes. A cross-art performance combining theatre, film, spoken word and music, Can You See Me Now? explores the experiences of the young women as they go through school, the care system or contact with Social Services. It examines our inner and outer worlds, cycles of holding it together, saying you’re fine, until everything crumbles, and how we build ourselves back up again.
Can You See Me Now? will be touring to schools and pupil referral units, as well as public performances at The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts (9 Nov), The Basement (24 & 25 Nov) The show is pay what you choose, but advance booking is required.
An audience Q&A will follow each performance.