taYo presents


a “play” for & about our generation of insomniac, manic,
mechanical, technological, dreamless (kids)
and the search for a fight and

WE DO NOT SLEEP is an experimental play which utilizes devised theatre. Through a highly collaborative process, the play gathers various texts, images, sound, movement – the body, in order to create a piece that speaks about that anxiety our generation feels at 3 am in the morning. Bothered by progress, change, disconnection, the mundane and extreme, the play voices out these panic attacks that render us sleepless.

May 27 – Friday, 8PM sharp
May 28 – Saturday, 6PM & 8:30PM sharp

Dance Forum – West Avenue, Quezon City
Php 300

Running time: 1 hour 20 minutes
No intermission

for mature audiences only

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Concept & Direction by Pat Valera & BJ Crisostomo
Collaborative Devise by the taYo Ensemble

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is the collaboration of young artists (actors, dancers, opera singers, writers, dramaturgs, directors, choreographers, film makers, musicians, designers and even critics) from the main roads of Katipunan & Diliman.

With the benefit of youth & insanity, taYo is a platform for the experimental and unconventional – echoing the voices, screams and whispers of the sleepless