THEATRE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

TOUCHING LIVES, TRANSFORMING COMMUNITIES

Interactive Theatre: A Catalyst for Change

The power of interactive theatre lies not in the sheer technical mastery of the medium but in its ability to inspire. To ignite the fire of inspiration in another doesn’t necessitate that they possess the same proficiency in the instrument or medium you use to elevate them to your realm of ecstasy. The instant you touch their soul with your artistic genius, they resonate with it, experiencing a spark of that same brilliance to the degree of their inspiration’s intensity. While they may not have the ability to manifest these celestial inspirations without the requisite technique, their cultural standard rises. This elevation, even if symbolized by just one individual, raises the collective cultural bar of humanity; akin to how a single droplet can raise the entire ocean’s level by its mere volume.

Change in human consciousness awakens in this manner. Those fortunate enough to comprehend or witness this drama, or the post-drama dialogues, instil it through personal experience. They then relay it to others in the impassioned language of lived experiences, thus, a language transcending words, sounds, and techniques. This is because true comprehension is rooted in experience, and what is shared is not just a mere narrative but a profound lived reality.

Our participatory methods, including Focused Group Discussions (FDG) and Interactive Theatre, are tools designed to empower individuals. They equip people with the knowledge and power to co-create, co-design, and co-solve, fostering a sense of ownership over both the process and its outcomes.

In essence, the only genuine way to amplify one’s mental, creative, or authoritative strength (be it commanding the body towards health or mastery over its functions) is by intensifying one’s connection with the natural awareness. Interactive theatre acts as a bridge, aiding individuals in tapping into this infinite reservoir of natural awareness and strength.

OUR THEMATIC AREAS

TfSC’s work now focuses on the following thematic areas

HEALTH

TfSC, with its distinctive SBC REACH Model and Interactive/Legislative Theatre techniques, adopts a strategic, methodical, and consultative approach

EDUCATION

TfSC recognizes the unique educational challenges that communities in remote areas face.

ECONOMIC LIVELIHOOD

TfSC’s economic livelihood improvement strategy is rooted in empowerment, poverty alleviation, business expansion, community economic growth, and employment generation.

CHILD PROTECTION AND RIGHTS

Empowering children and protecting their rights is at the heart of a prosperous society.

MEET THE TEAM

Mr. Peter Agyeman-Gyekye

MANAGER AND CORDINATOR

MRS. Pepertual Tekyi-Mensah

FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION MANAGER

Mr. Johnson Kefome

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMES

Mrs. Grace Safoah Aryeetey

PROGRAMMES CORDINATOR