The Art Of Facing Fear

2020 and forward

Darling Desperados are so happy to be a part of this awardwining performance, currently being made in to a featurefilm opening 2022 :

The Art Of Facing Fear is an international production for the digital play devised specifically for Zoom app.
The production started in Brazil during the spring 2020 by Os Satyros.Ulrika Malmgren was in that cast and brought it to a European/African version opening night 31st of July. The project is an international cast with artists from three different continents: Africa: Cape Verde , Nigeria , South Africa ,Senegal and Zimbabwe 
Europe: Sweden , England , and Germany 
South America: Brazil

The text refers to a dystopian world after 5.555 days of quarentine due to a pandemic crisis. In this isolated world, many things are not available anymore for people. Despite the government absolute control on digital communication, they still have the chance to keep in contact to each other via internet.

At the end of the performance, artists and audience may gather and chat as an international community.

The co-producers of this production are: Cie Kaddu (Senegal),Crown Troupe of Africa (Nigeria), Darling Desperados (Sweden), Oddmanout Theatre Company (England), Os Satyros (Brazil), Portuguese Cultural Center of Mindelo (Cape Verde), Village Gossip Productions (South Africa), Tell-a-Tale (Nigeria), The Kwasha! Theatre Company (South Africa), The Market Theatre Laboratory (South Africa) and Unga Klara (Sweden).

Finance support from Swedish Embassy SouthAfrica

In September an Us-version had opening Coproduced by OS Satyros,Darling Desperados,Company of Angels and Lecrone.

A new version with a 4th cast of international actors was premiered in June 2021.

Our show was winner in Red Carpet Festival-Best Production and Best ensemble.Winner of the Worldwide award-Collaborative Work of the Year-The Young-Howze Theatre Awards

We are also nominated in Broadway World regional Awards in 6 cathegories.An audience of total 30.000 for the production The art of facing fear 2020