What happened to play?

29 May 2011 4 By Viv McWaters

Watch kids playing. What do you see? Watch adults playing in a workshop. What do you see?

When do we lose that capacity for commitment, imagination, curiosity, play?

Maybe it’s not lost – just hidden. Is this why we flock to comedy plays, love stand-up and sit-coms? Are we trying to replace or rediscover what’s been squashed?