Pure Research number two was led by Kate Hennig at The Theatre Centre in Toronto on May 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th, 2003.
Topic of research and goals: Exploration of intuitive connection with text, with the long-term goal of searching for alternative models of illuminating text in rehearsal.
General inquiries: What if we enter into a relationship with the word that is completely subjective?; How rich will the experience of the word be?; Will we be able to communicate that richness to our audience?
Lead researcher: Kate Hennig.
Participating artists: Marion Day, Helen Farmer, Pam Johnson, Tanya Matthews, Michelle Polak, Larry Smith, and Clare Preuss.
Nightswimming: Brian Quirt and Naomi Campbell.