Bne-Festival-2019-We-Live Here

Flipside Circus, Queensland’s largest youth arts company is presenting its award-winning show We Live Here at Brisbane Festival for four days only.
We Live Here is an inspiring circus show that celebrates the memories and moments that make a life, based on the stories of parents, siblings, and guests of Hummingbird House (Queensland’s only youth hospice).
We Live Here is “Sensitive, funny, yet hard-hitting” (Matilda Awards) it tells the stories of children at end of life and explores themes of resilience, chaos, and the beauty of a moment shared.
“A unique collaboration of physical theatre, circus and recorded verbatim stories, this intricately nuanced production utilised excellent skills, transformative design, stunning direction and detailed touching performances to deliver an impossible-to-forget story about life in the face of death.” – Matilda Awards
Created by a team of highly skilled young circus performers and professional artists working together with the Hummingbird House community. We Live Here premiered at Metro Arts in 2018 winning 2 Matilda Awards, best director, and best circus/physical theatre.
“An inspiring collaboration – illustrating the vital work of Hummingbird House and the skills of the Flipside Circus creatives.” – Creative Futures.
“This show advocates for those that have no time to sing their own praises, and is all the more gorgeous for it.” – Nothing Ever Happens in Brisbane.
Thursday, 5 Sep 7pm
Friday, 6 Sep 7pm (includes post-show Q&A)
Saturday, 7 Sep 4:30pm
Saturday, 7 Sep 7pm
Sunday, 8 Sep 2pm