What’s on

FiRST BiTES

Our FiRST BiTES programme of exciting new works-in-development offers an early peek at the work we might be supporting in the future and gives you a chance to offer the artists feedback to help shape what each piece becomes. The work might be unfinished or rough around the edges, but the ideas will be vibrant!

Whatever Happened to Vandal Raptor

  • Thu 26 Apr – Sat 28 Apr, 7:45pm

Punk poet Henry Raby celebrates 40 Years of Punk Rock by breathing life into the spiky spirit of resistance.

Jack O'Kent

  • Thu 17 May – Sat 19 May, 7:45pm

A new visual adaptation of Ibsen’s Peer Gynt.

Cyst-er Act

  • Thu 7 Jun – Sat 9 Jun, 7:45pm

Ovalhouse and Catherin Hoffmann present a messy, musical ritual —Madame Ovary meets The Devils.

Last Night I Met You Dreaming

  • Thu 14 Jun – Sat 16 Jun, 7:45pm

A magic realist story about an ambitious journalist who never got over her brother’s death. This visual show combines text, movement, music, animation and projection mapping.

Messiah

  • Thu 28 Jun – Sat 30 Jun, 7:45pm

Radical retelling of the Fred Hampton, leader of the Black Panthers murdered by Chicago PD detectives in 1969.

STARS

  • Fri 29 Jun – Sat 30 Jun, 7:30pm

STARS tells the story of a very… very old lady who goes into outer space… in search of her own orgasm. A multi-sensory space odyssey. All performances are BSL interpreted.

  • British Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Access

Augmented

  • Thu 12 Jul – Sat 14 Jul, 7:30pm

Friday 13th July - Captioned Performance, and Captioned/BSL Interpreted Post-show Q&A

Sophie Woolley performs a one person show about her experience of going deaf and becoming a cochlear implanted ‘cyborg’.

  • Wheelchair Access

Tokyo Love Hotel

  • Fri 27 Jul – Sat 28 Jul, 7:30pm

Lemonade & Laughing Gas invite you to a sharing of their latest work in progress. In an increasingly digital universe which praises screens over bodies… what happens to intimacy now?'

  • Wheelchair Access