to leave to stay
series of audio plays
about young women from ukraine
all episodes of the performance are available on podcast platforms and on youtube.
three stories based on documentary evidence show the changes in the lives of civilians since the start of the war. these are stories of the inability to live in ukraine and the inability to leave. each of the plays tells of these problems through different themes: work, love and everyday lifeirina serebryakova
irina is a playwright from ukraine who left her country after the war began. in november, she suggested that the resistance theatre make a series of audio plays based on her three plays. the first two were written by her personally, while the third was co-written with masha denisova, an artist from kyiv. we connected irina with the independent fulcro theatre team, who undertook the work on the audio plays. they will be available free online at any time.