SONG OF RIOTS
med Awake Projects
Two boys. A prince from a fairy tale – the
only child of a King and a Queen. A kid
from the inner city – the only son of Polish
immigrants. Both boys need to leave
home. Both are out in the night. Both
are looking to find golden opportunities.
When they meet, a riot breaks out.
With woods, wildmen, and the poetry of
William Blake, Song of Riots explores how
boys cross the bridge from childhood to
maturity and what happens if they fail
to make that journey.
This dynamic new work fuses physical
theatre, lyrical narrative and live music
to tell an epic coming-of-age tale for