ice&fire explores human rights stories through performance. It puts human rights at the core of everything it does to make accessible theatre for a wide range of audiences across the UK.
It is a company with a distinct and determined voice, developing original theatre pieces from human rights testimony and documentary evidence. Each piece is shaped by the real people and communities with whom it closely works. From full-scale productions to making small pieces with vulnerable groups, its theatre-making is renowned as provocative, principled and innovative.
It believes that through theatre it can bring unparalleled understanding and empathy to some of the world’s most urgent issues. It wants to empower people and communities to express their rights through the power of sharing stories and transporting performance.
It is its mission to inspire artists and audiences to create positive change in the world through human rights.