DEFENCE TO FORBID is an immersive promenade oratorio physic and sonically mapping the politics of Privately Owned Public Spaces (POPS) in London and the UK. This performance is a funeral procession of lost public spaces to privatisation, a ritual lament and claim for democratic rights.  


          Created by Laura Guarch & Sarah Dufayard

          Sound Technician: Brendan O’Connor

          Performers: Laura Guarch, Kate Smith, Ellie Rashid, Sarah Dufayard and Nuria Legarda.

         Light Technician: Fionnuala Kennedy

         Costumes by Berthe Fortin

         Video by Diogo André and Laura Guarch