Write a monologue through an investigation and a collection of testimonies


How can we use the testimonies of many people to create a monologue for one character? How to collect, transcript, analyse, select and then create a monologue which reflects the quintessence of the corpus as a whole.


Organisation Teatermaskinen

Designer/developers Jonas Engman and Hannes Olsson

Interview Jonas Engman, artistic director, Hannes Olsson, performer


Example material The Truth motherfucker, a Teatermaskinen production.

The piece is a monologue written from the collected testimonies of many people from all over Sweden. 

Spotlight Episode

Season 1, Mooc 3, Episode 1