As a circus-theatre artist whose work is based on historical figures, I think celebrating lineage is important.
Author: Stav Meishar
Stav Meishar is an award-winning performance maker, multidisciplinary stage artist, academic researcher and educator. Her work explores the amalgamation of history and current affairs via the lens of social justice, using tools from the worlds of theatre, circus, and contemporary performance. In 2019 she began touring the UK with her most recent project, The Escape Act: A Holocaust Memoir, a one-woman show mixing puppetry, theatre and circus, steeped in seven years of historical research.