our words make worlds

Translation Acts


Worldmaking on Stage: Interactive Theatre Workshop

Anatomy Museum, King's College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS

In this interactive theatre workshop, participants will explore the many ways in which we communicate across different languages, as well as within a shared language.

A Workshop for Translators and Interpreters: Languages at Times of Crisis

King's College London

A two-day workshop for translators and interpreters which will use drama techniques and artistic practice to enable participants to explore and reflect upon aspects of their experience of working with languages in society today.

Making New Worlds from Old: The Translation and Transference of Ancient Mythology into Contemporary Hispanic Theatre (and Beyond)

King's College London, Strand Campus, London, WC2R 2LS

This afternoon and evening event addresses this practice in today’s Hispanic theatrical tradition, examining the manner in which writers from the Spanish-speaking world readapt tales from the Biblical and ancient worlds for their respective audiences.

Out of the Wings Festival

Cervantes Theatre; King's College London Waterloo Campus; Africa Centre; Jerwood Space; Flying Fantastic

The Out of The Wings annual festival returns to London on 2nd-6th with a fantastic programme of rehearsed play readings, workshops and a one-day forum celebrating theatre in translation.

Worldmaking on Stage: Theatre Translation Research as Practice

King's College London Waterloo Campus, James Clerk Maxwell Building (G.14)

As part of the 2018 Out of the Wings Festival, Out of the Wings is coming together with the Language Acts and Worldmaking project, and Goldsmiths, University of London to offer a one-day discussion forum aimed at practitioners of theatre and theatre translation and academic researchers working on theatre and translation studies.

Empowering Latin American Women

Bush House, King's College London


Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, London, SE1 6BD

Creative Translation Day for Schools

King's College London, Learning Centre, Somerset House East Wing, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

Art and Activism in the Digital Age

King's College London, Bush House (SE) 6.04, 30 Aldwych, London WC2B 4BG

Out of the Wings Forum: Worldmaking on Stage and the Work of Theatre Translation Beyond the Stage

King’s College London, River Room, Level 2, King’s Building, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

Barrio (II)

Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, London, SE1 6BD

Against the National Grain: Maktoob and the Arabic-Hebrew Bi-national and Bilingual Team Translation Model

King’s College London, Macadam Building 2.01 (entrance through Surrey St Building), London, WC2R 2LS

Out of the Wings Festival 2021

Omnibus theatre, Clapham, London, UK