Show the power of your speech on Twitter: #spokenworld In 2009, Barack Obama took the White House by storm on the basis of the slogan Yes, we can plus a number of compelling speeches. In every age, country and culture, and in every societal context – from the most democratic to the most dictatorial – speeches have been one of the most important driving forces in the political functioning of states and communities.
In Spoken World, the Kaaitheater, together with the Siemens Stiftung, will be devoting theatrical research to the formal and substantive forces behind the speech. Forces that can lead a community to war or peace, to ‘good’ or to ‘evil’. W...Read more