The Eradication of Schizophrenia in Western Lapland

The Eradication of Schizophrenia in Western Lapland is the main show at Corpus Playroom this coming week. I got a chance to photograph one of their rehearsals this past Thursday. Here is a glimpse from the theatre play.

Jasmin Rees and Dolores Carbonari
Dolores Carbonari and Jasmin Rees

MUM: I need to get… look, I’m sorry… I’ve got all this big stuff going on. I don’t know anymore what’s going on so I need to be looked after. It’s just like a very midl treatment I’m…


Laura Pujos and Jasmin Rees
Gus Mitchell and Laura Pujos
Jasmin Rees

RICHARD: I was contacted by Bletchley Park. MI6 wanted to employ me … Bletchley Park, MI6, Al-Qaeda contacted me through the internet. So, you can imagine.

Gus Mitchell and Jasmin Rees
Jerome Burelbach

DOCTOR: A colleague of mine – we did a training course together on a system that has practically eradicated schizophrenia in errr… in Western Lapland, and it hardly uses any drugs – just talking.


Jerome Burelbach and Laura Pujos

DOCTOR: You seem to have a rather fanciful picture of psychotherapy. It involves you sitting there, smiling sometimes, saying nothing, or very little, and me sitting here watching you, wondering what you’re thinking. I’m not sure how I can help you really.


Laura Pujos, Jasmin Rees and Gus Mitchell
Laura Pujos, Gus Mitchell and Jerome Burelbach

Review: TCS (6/10)

Interview: Varsity

Mum – Dolores Carbonari
Richard – Gus Mitchell
Rupert – Jasmin Rees
Doctor/Dad – Jerome Burelbach
Jade – Laura Pujos

Production Team
Director – Jake Morris, Gabrielle McGuinness
Producer – Katherine Ridley
Assistant Producer – Olivia Collins
Stage Manager – Matt Kite
Set Designer – Ben Price
Costume Designer – Elle Shea
Publicity Designer – Andy Chen
Sound Designer – Charlie Jonas
Lighting Designer – Ruth Harvey
Photographer – Johannes Hjorth

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