Dark and Lovely by Selina Thompson
Weds 7 – Sat 10 October 19.30pm, Weds 14 – Sat 17 October 19.30pm, Sat Matinee 10 October 2pm
Selina Thompson has been exploring afro hair: its politics, its connotations, its history and what it tells us about being Black, British and Female in the UK today.
FABULISM - our autumn 2015 season
How does a Snake Shed its Skin? by Slip of Steel
Wed 7 Oct – Sat 10 Oct, 7:45pm
Margaret Thatcher; Virginia Woolf; Marilyn Monroe: a show created from the diaries, letters and to-do lists of this peculiar trio.
Something Else by Leigh/ Obolewicz/ O'Connor
Wed 14 Oct – Sat 17 Oct, 7:45pm
A post-digital Bonnie and Clyde. Enter a near future of total surveillance, and join the underground group who deliver secrets hand to hand, no matter what.
SAFINA AL-HAYAT (LIFE BOAT) by Paper Project
Wed 21 Oct – Thu 22 Oct, 6:00pm
A FREE POP-UP CAFE EVENT
The Paper Project brings you a visually exciting and emotionally moving pop-up performance.
All That Lives by Tatty Hennessy
Wed 21 Oct – Sat 24 Oct, 7:45pm
Henrietta Lacks died in 1951.
But her cells didn’t.
A true story of immortality, exploitation and what rights we have over bodies when we die.
Invisible Treasure by fanSHEN
Tues 27 Oct - Sat 14 Nov, see below for times
Invisible Treasure is an interactive digital playspace, an electrifying exploration of human relationships, power structures and individual agency, where your actions can change everything.
Work Play by Nick Field
Thurs 29 - Sat 31 October 7.45pm, Sun 1 November 5.15pm
Work Play explores the games we play at work, and why. Searching, playful and interactive, this show leads t he audience through surreal encounters with overblown workplace politics.
Here's Hoping by Accidental Collective
Thurs 5 & Fri 6 November 7.45pm, Sat 7 & Sun 8 November 5.15pm
Times are tough. Everyone knows things are bad. Austerity, the environment, the Middle East, Nigel Farage... there’s no end to it. Hoping is hard.
The Black Smock Band
London’s premier gay socialist folk band take on English history and some great tunes in this work-in-progress gig-performance.
Invisible Treasure Workshops
Saturday 7 Nov 11am-1pm & Saturday 14 Nov 11am-1pm
7 November, 11am - 1pm: How to run a theatre company
14 November, 11am - 1pm: Devising with fanSHEN
Each workshop costs £15/ £10 conc and includes a ticket to see Invisible Treasure at 2pm on the same day.
Thu 12 Nov – Sat 14 Nov, 7:45pm
In a gallery, a woman attempts to get into the mind of Vivian Maier, the reclusive street photographer- but is she intruding? A witty journey into the unknowable potential of human beings and the limits of privacy.