Forced Entertainment were founded in Sheffield in 1984. Under the artistic direction of Tim Etchells, the company, which includes six core members, works in the fields of theatre, performance, installation, digital media and film. Forced Entertainment’s productions have been presented at Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm Frankfurt, Tanzquartier Wien, HAU Hebbel am Ufer Berlin and PACT Zollverein in Essen. Forced Entertainment have toured across Europe, the US, Canada, Japan and Australia. In 2013, their production “The Last Adventures” was presented at the Ruhrtriennale festival. In March 2016, Forced Entertainment were the first company to receive the “International Ibsen Award”.
As of April 2017