We produced three 15 minute films for digital release that were inspired by the Unicorn Theatre's 2019 show, Anansi the Spider
Inspired by the Unicorn Theatre’s 2019 five-star hit show, Anansi the Spider
, about the infamous mischief-maker and master spinner of yarns, Anansi Re-Spun
adapts these classic West African and Caribbean tales for an online audience. The three-part series is a creative response to the testing situation of 2020 as the cast filmed themselves in their own homes during lockdown.
‘The infectious energy infused into every aspect of the story allows the performers to transcend the screen, delivering an unbeatably fun and fresh experience … it radiates pride and inclusivity.’ A Younger Theatre
on episode 1.
Creator and Director: Justin Audibert
Editor and Technical Director: Todd MacDonald
Designer: Sadeysa Greenaway-Bailey
Composer and Sound Designer: Duramaney Kamara
Movement Director: Lucy Cullingford
Assistant Director: Alice Wordsworth
Costume Supervisor: Maybelle Laye