Voice over: poem from the text of 'Secrets & stories & un-told tales.
A clip of rehearsals and workshop for the piece
London, March 2011 with Vera Chok.
"Shhhh…. Lean closer, I’ll tell you a secret, the truth about what really happened…
The demise of a relationship is a time when you tell ‘a story’, explain the “why”, often before you know yourself. So, you say a line; and then you repeat the line - again and again. Sometimes it becomes something new, sometimes it reinforces an idea, and sometimes you start believing it and somehow, it becomes “the truth”!
What is truth?
Two women, who look almost the same, who have similar stories, discover an identity of themselves far from their place of childhood and home, far from their mothers ideas of who they were suppose to be, far from the vision that had of themselves, but closer to the women they want to be."