‘If you pinned me against a wall, I’d probably admit to being a liberal. Of course, pinning me against a wall is exactly what I’d expect from someone like you.’
Confirmation is a show about the gulfs we cannot talk across, and about the way we choose to see only the evidence that proves we are right. Working with research into the phenomenon of confirmation bias, Confirmation attempts to have an honourable dialogue, real and imagined, with political extremism.
From multiple award-winning Chris Thorpe (Unlimited, Royal Exchange, Hannah Jane Walker) and Rachel Chavkin” (The Team). Presented by Warwick Arts Centre and China Plate. Commissioned by Northern Stage and Battersea Arts Centre. Fringe First winner 2014. British Council Edinburgh Showcase 2015.
Confirmation is on at 11.50am, Dissection Room, Summerhall, until the 29th August 2015. Click here for more information.