Connect is set in the arena of an internationally acclaimed early years arts practice.

Inspired by Roots of Empathy, by Anna’s experience of working with Magnet Theatre in Cape Town to help start babytheatre in South Africa and her own personal experience of performing for babies.

10 teenagers

36 babies

4 researchers

1 theatremaker

1 composer

One giant experiment…

this is one of the most exciting, innovative and eye-opening research projects I have been lucky enough to contribute to. Dr Clare Kelly, Principal Investigator, ImmaLab, Trinity College, Dublin

funded by

Wicklow County Arts Office logo

hosted by

Mermaid Arts Centre

pilot project at Lambeth College funded by

Polka Theatre logo