'Loneliness has made us express ourselves in another language'

Nu Nu is the only theatre company in the UK to study the professional actors who use English as their second language in performance. 






Nu Nu?

It means No No.

Nu Nu Platform?

A two-faced entity, made up by a theatre company – Nu Nu Theatre Companyand the research base Centre for Actors in a Second Language – CASL.

Nu Nu presents work with actors/performers who express themselves in a non-native language. Ileana Gherghina, the director, conducts the work using ‘the childlike approach’ technique.

Places were we have presented our work.

Wickham Theatre – Bristol\ White Theatre – Bristol\Arnolfini – Bristol\ Old Vic Theatre – Bristol/ Roundhouse – London\ LAPsody Festival – Helsinki\Sir Robert Martin Theatre,Loughborough\Bierkeller Theatre – Bristol\Inside Arts Festival – Bristol\ Stroud Festival – Stroud/ Gothenburg Fringe Festival 2016 – Gothenburg/Arena Space, Richard Hamilton Building – Oxford/Elastic Festival – Oxford/Gothenburg Fringe Festival 2017 – Gothenburg/ The Vestibules – Bristol/ Squash and Stretch Festival- Oxford/Hogacre Common Art Show- Oxford/High Fest International Performing Arts Festival- Yerevan, Armenia/Modern Art Oxford/

Funded by.



Gothenburg Fringe Festival Award – ”For uncompromisingly capturing the essence of oppression” ( Biggest face Punch Award ) for the production ,,Bandit”


CASL Is a forum for second language actors, in the shape of a blog.

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