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Cuando leí la introducción del libro Piedras de Agua de Julia Varley escrita en femenino me golpeó para ubicarme de súbito frente a otra posible realidad: un mundo donde también nosotras, mujeres existimos en la palabra y una invitación a los hombres a sentirse incluidos en vocablos femeninos. Un excelente acto político para visibilizarnos, pensé.

Adapting performance work and research into an experimental digital form due to Covid-19 affected not only the creative processes, but also the encounter between the three performers/researchers (Madeleine Worrall, John Dean and myself) who, having only met online, set up to explore how to retain liveness in (current) digital performance practice between August and October 2020.

"The last but one Magdalena At Home, the one I attended, gave me a lot to think about. I think the aha-moment for me came when one woman spoke of her practice – something she does every day. I like that. Very much. At the heart of theatre is – daily practice" writes Barbara Schaefer.

Rakini Devi reports on a four-day online laboratory exploring the impact of the pandemic on dance.

O que, ouço você perguntar, o que um calendário giratório de 365 dias de citações positivas transmite de Julian, a mística de Norwich do século 14, às Magdalenas, neste dia 21 no ano 21 do século 21?

Escucho que preguntas ¿qué tiene que ver un calendario de citas positivas de 365 días con Julian, la mística de Norwich del siglo XIV y con las Magdalenas, en este día 21 del año 21 del siglo XXI?

What, I hear you ask, what does a 365-day flip calendar of positive quotations convey from Julian, the 14th century mystic of Norwich, to the Magdalenas, on this the 21st day in the 21st year of the 21st century?

"Hoje podo as rosas e as buganvílias. Depois de dois confinamentos, dois toques de recolher e dez meses sem poder apresentar em público, o jardim está maravilhoso." escreve Brigitte Cirla.

"Hoy podé las rosas y las buganvillas. Después de dos confinamientos, dos toques de queda y diez meses de no poder actuar en público, el jardín está maravilloso," escribe Brigitte Cirla.

"Today I pruned the roses and bougainvillea. The garden is magnificent, after two lockdowns and two curfews and 10 months of inability to perform in public.," writes Brigitte Cirla.

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