Counterpoints Arts
Counterpoints Arts
Yellow Arrow
Subscribe to our newsletter
Log in  |  Join


A comically absurd and quietly shattering journey to the heart of our tolerant and fair society. Serge stands before us. He has a performance to give. But why is he here? What is he claiming has happened to him? And what has Willy Wonka got to do with it?
22-11-2017  -  31-01-2018
the claim
Using video, photography, light and sound, Altered Landscapes encourages you to open up contemplation and discussion about the current situation in Europe, a place that has become filled with militarised border control.
06-01-2018  -  25-02-2018
Led by Amit Lahav, Gecko’s latest creation is inspired by the complexities of human nature: the struggle between love and anger, creation and destruction, community and isolation. In a blur of wedding dresses and contractual obligations, our extraordinary ensemble of international performers will guide audiences through a dystopian world in which we are all brides, wedded to society.
17-01-2018  -  03-03-2018
The Wedding
Alien Land is a devised solo show inspired by The Secret Life of Saeed the Pessoptimist, the first science fiction novel in the Middle East. Performed in Arabic with English surtitles, it is a dark comedy which looks at life under occupation and the contemporary refugee experience from a radical new perspective.
24-01-2018  -  28-01-2018
Alien Land
Welcome Cinema + Kitchen kicks off 2018 with a screening of Oscar winning boxing documentary, WHEN WE WERE KINGS. The evening begins with Welcome Kitchen’s infamous supper club. Dishes from Africa to Asia make up a ‘world food plate’.
31-01-2018  -  31-01-2018
When we were kings
Toyland is at war. Written by children in response to the refugee crisis, Cut the Cord presents Beyond the Blue.
15-02-2018  -  17-02-2018
beyond the blue
At a time of strife and civil war in the Kingdom of Kongo, a young woman leads a mass movement calling for unity and an end to Portuguese dominance. Ne Kunda Nlaba’s biopic documentary explores her legacy, revealing how powerful African kingdoms were invaded by the West and suffered slavery and exploitation.
16-03-2018  -  16-03-2018
Who Are We? Art, Migration And The Production Of Democracy. A week of experimental production at Tate Modern, London
22-05-2018  -  28-05-2018
who are we