Festivals, Cultural and City Events

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation hosted Complicite events

A masterclass and symposium with British theatre group Complicite took place at ECCI as part of the Edinburgh International Festival.

Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

Complicite’s new production The Encounter made its world premiere at this year’s International Festival.

As part of the company’s involvement with the Festival, they hosted two events at ECCI.

ECCI is an innovation centre that fosters collaborative working between policy, community and business leaders to support and deliver workable solutions for a low carbon future. The Centre is supported and hosted by University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Napier University and Heriot-Watt University.


The Encounter

On 18-19 August, Complicite held a two-day masterclass on the theatrical ensemble, focusing on the instinctive communication and adaptation skills needed to survive on stage.

A Masterclass with Complicite

On 21 August, the contributors to Complicite’s The Encounter reunited at a symposium to talk about how their work fed into the production.

Complicite Symposium - The Encounter

Performances of The Encounter took place 8 - 23 August at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.

The Encounter