Press

Good chance paris autumn 2018

London Theatre - “Money raised by Encore Tickets through The Jungle ticket sales extends refugee project in Paris.”

Télématin - Regions: Welcome, migration et hospitalité

France Culture - “Il s'agit de créer ensemble malgré les différences et les difficultés puisque bien des acteurs de ce théâtre provisoire sont dans des situations trop précaires pour pouvoir revenir le lendemain.”

Sounds of Refugee

International Arts Manager - Sounds of Refuge is a journal and expression of thoughts and feelings in raw sound – the kind that one writes when journeying far from home.”

Mind the Blog - "A wonderful artistic endeavour filled with hypnotic melodies & lyrical language, and the power of hope"

The News Victorious Festival to host world premier of new musical project

THE JUNGLE - ST ANN'S WAREHOUSE 2018

New York Times - A play about refugee camps is coming. With refugees in the cast

Playbill - West End's The Jungle to Play St. Ann's Warehouse

The Jungle - West End 2018

Reviews:

The Guardian - 5 stars, "This is that rare thing: a necessary piece of theatre".

The Telegraph - 5 stars, "The human warmth of those we encounter is inspiring – the West End just got a heart transplant". 

Evening Standard - 5 stars, "Courageous show is a tribute to hope and a sobering reminder"

What's on Stage -  5 stars, "This is the most important play of the decade"

The Stage - 5 stars, "atmospheric, stirring and profound"

Broadway World - 5 stars, "This is one of the most vital pieces of theatre ever to grace the stage"

London Theatre - 5 stars, "It’s West End theatre like you’ve never seen"

Features:

The Guardian - "The Jungle, play about Calais migrant life, gets West End run"

NewStatesman - "The Jungle: an urgent play gives a voice to refugees"

The Evening Standard - "Public attitude towards refugees is two steps forward one step back"

The Guilty Feminist - Episode with The Jungle Directors

The Stage - Interview with our very own, Mo Sarra - ‘The Jungle is changing ideas about migrants and refugees’

WhatsOnStage - Transforming the Playhouse for The Jungle's West End transfer

London Live - 'The Jungle' transfers to the West End on World Refugee Day

London Calling - “It may be a bigger theatre, but it’s still our story”

Middle East Eye - ‘It’s not about refugees, it’s about humans’

ALondon -  'If we can all agree on one thing, that it’s really hard to live together, if we can share that one thing, then there’s hope.”

Broadway Buzz - 'West End Newcomer Ammar Haj Ahmad on Breaking Ground & Moving Audiences in The Jungle'

The British Black List - “What really stays is the sense of family and community the refugees create, from the richly powerful Muezzin (call to prayer) that silences all in its wake”

Good Chance Paris Summer 2018

L'humanité - 'We're all humans, all the same. We do not have to fear, we are here to exchange and get to know each other.'

The Stage - Refugee theatre company Good Chance establishes Paris performance space

Cultures en Dialogue - "faire renaître leur capacité de choix et d’expression"

FRANCE CULTURE Radio

FRANCE INTER Radio 

London Review of Books Blog - a day in the life of Good Chance Paris

Liberation - “Le théâtre nous permet d’exprimer physiquement aux gens pourquoi on est ici, pourquoi on a quitté notre pays... On est comme tout le monde, on a besoin de parler”

Good Chance Paris SPRING 2018

France 24 - On the stage of the Good Chance Theatre, migrants become actors

The Guardian - Hope couture: refugees collaborate on Paris catwalk show

Huck - “I wish to be here and contribute. When you are a refugee, you don’t know what to do. When the refugee is tired, he has nothing. But this [theatre] will help us to be happy. To not be angry.” 

NPR - Paris Art Pop-Up Offers Migrants Community And Creativity Amid Time Of Uncertainty

Street Press - Hip hop et danse Afghane avec les réfugiés de la Porte de La Chapelle

Telerama - Good Chance Theatre, une scène itinérante qui redonne de l’espoir aux migrants

Culturebox - Londres : un théâtre recrée le quotidien de la Jungle de Calais

The Ground Truth Project - “[The Dome] is a place where we can forget, and where we can feel like we’re not alone.

The Jungle - Young Vic 2017/2018

The Guardian - The Jungle review – devastating yet uplifting story of the migrant crisis

Time Out - The Jungle Review

Financial Times - The Jungle, Young Vic, a remarkable, urgent play

The Independent - The Jungle, Young Vic, London, theatre review: 'Wonderfully humane and illuminating'

The Metro - Review: Jungle

Sunday Times Culture - Theatre review: The Jungle

The Observer - The Jungle review – intimate tragedy from across the Channel

The Stage - The Jungle review at Young Vic, London – ‘vital, vibrant and extraordinarily moving’

What's On Stage - Review: The Jungle

The Times - Theatre review: The Jungle at the Young Vic

The Telegraph - The Jungle, Young Vic: a warts and all account of the migrant crisis as powerful as A Christmas Carol

The Evening Standard - The Jungle review: Cheers and tears at tales from the Calais camp

The Economist - The European migrant crisis: A thoughtful dramatisation of life in the Calais “Jungle”

Migrant Voice - From The Jungle to The Young Vic

BBC News - The Jungle: Bringing the stories of the Calais camp to the UK

Vanity Fair - The Jungle: A Reminder that Everyone Deserves a Good Chance

The New York Times - The Journey From the Calais Jungle to the London Stage

Good Chance Paris 2017

The Stage - Calais Jungle camp’s Good Chance Theatre reopens in Paris

The Stage - Beyond the Jungle: Good Chance refugee theatre pops up in Paris

i/O Gazette - Good Chance Theatre: le retour en grâce de l’agora

Time Out Paris - Le festival de théâtre Chantiers d'Europe amorce la révolution

La Terrasse - Chantiers d'Europe

Good Chance's Encampment festival at the Southbank Centre in London, Jul-Aug 2016

What's on Stage - Good Chance Theatre on their journey from the Calais Jungle to London's South Bank

Evening Standard - Good Chance set up a theatre in the Calais Jungle – now they're coming to the Southbank

BBC World Service, The Cultural Frontline - Understanding the Refugee Crisis via Virtual Reality

What's on Stage - Cush Jumbo joins Good Chance's Encampment line-up

The Stage - Calais’ Good Chance theatre comes to London

The Arts Desk - What are the arts doing here? by John Martin (Pan Intercultural Arts)

East London & West Essex Guardian - Good Chance has created Encampment theatre performances and workshops about the refugee crisis at the Southbank Centre this summer 

Good Chance Calais 2015/16

BBC News - Bringing theatre to the Calais 'jungle'

The Observer - Calais refugee camp theatre stages a double encore

The Sunday Times - The boy grabs for my jacket as his friend pulls out a knife by A A Gill

The Sunday Times - The Calais Jungle is a dump but in it I found music, poetry and humanity by Tom Stoppard 

The Times - ‘There were a lot of knives around.’ Why Hamlet in the Jungle was cut short

Newsweek - Michael Morpurgo: Why Refugees In The Calais 'Jungle' Deserve Our Help

Evening Standard - Meet the army of creative London volunteers at the heart of the Calais Jungle

Liberation - Dans la «jungle», théâtre, peur au ventre et ratonnades

The Guardian - ‘This seems like a solvable problem’: Jude Law on helping Calais’s refugees

Daily Telegraph - Jude Law calls for child refugees in Calais 'jungle' to be brought to UK

Daily Mirror - Hollywood star Jude Law travels to Calais Jungle migrant camp amid fears over refugee children being made homeless

The Guardian - Shakespeare's Globe to take Hamlet to 'Jungle' refugee camp

Die Welt - Keine Legalität, keine Hilfe. Ganz einfach

El Mundo - 'Hamlet' in the jungle

Daily Telegraph - Shakespeare’s Globe performs Hamlet for migrants at Calais 'Jungle'

BBC Front Row - Hamlet in the Jungle

BBC News - Shakespeare's Globe to stage Hamlet at 'Jungle' camp

Al Jazeera US - Welcome to the 'Jungle' in Calais

The Guardian - Between the razor-wire and the riot police: the amazing shows I saw at the Calais Jungle theatreby Christopher Haydon

Guardian Books Podcast - A special from the Calais Jungle

Huffington Post - ‘The Jungle’: Christmas in a Refugee Camp by Maria Alyokhina 

Suitcase Magazine - Art + Aid: The Good Chance Theatre, Calais

The Stage - Where to now for Calais Jungle’s Good Chance Theatre?

Culturebox - "Good Chance Theatre" : une scène pour les migrants dans la "Jungle" de Calais

Buzzfeed - There's A Huge Theatre In France's Massive Refugee Camp

Buzzfeed - Shakespearean Actors Performed "Hamlet" For Refugees In Calais

Vice News - Christmas in the Jungle: It's the Worst Time of Year for Thousands of Refugees in Calais

London Live - UK duo stage play in Calais 'Jungle'

Vanity Fair - 14 British Theater Talents Ready to Break Out

Index on Censorship 2016 Awards nomination film - #IndexAwards2016: Good Chance Theatre gives refugees a place to be heard

Good Chance Theatre

CityLab 2016 Summit - What a Theater Means to a Refugee Camp

Evening Standard - Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2016: Who won and why

The Guardian - Stars sign up as buddies to help Calais children reunite with UK families

Channel 4 News - 'Jungle' camp in Calais destroyed (video)

Directors Notes - Majid Adin & Stephen McNally Deliver a Stunning New Take on Elton John’s Iconic ‘Rocket Man’

Vice - The Refugee Who Smuggled Himself Out of Camps and into 'Rocket Man'

Iranian filmmaker and refugee Majid Adin reimagines “Rocket Man” by Elton John

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