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A theatre show to mark Mental Health Awareness Week. Hidden LIVE is a performance that allows you to experience life as a young person who is struggling with their mental health. This theatre show uses the experiences of ‘real people’ and asks you to think about what you could do to help.

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The award-winning theatre company Travelling Light presents Vixen, a magical story about a young girl who finds herself turning into a fox. Saffi is 11 and lives on an estate with her Dad. When she is scratched by a fox she undergoes a strange transformation and dreams of running away to live with her fox […]

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Are you aged 18 – 21 years old and passionate about telling stories? HOME are on the lookout for five young writers to create a brand new short play for their Youth Theatre. The show will be performed in HOME’s Studio Theatre this August. If selected, you’ll work alongside a Creative Writing Practitioner who will […]

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This award-winning play brings nuns and robots to the Royal Exchange. Electric Rosary asks what religion really means in the age of digital technology. Funny and sharp, the play explores the impact of ‘Mary’ a council-funded robot nun within St Grace’s Convent. Practical and surprisingly funny, for some a blessing, for others a curse – […]

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Between Tiny Cities is a fascinating hip-hop dance show about two different cultures. Performed by two dancers, Erak Mith from Cambodia and Aaron Lim from the UK. These talented performers will come together to explore their different backgrounds through hip-hop movement.  

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Get yourselves down to Contact for an electrifying version of Frankenstein. This show features a superb blend of beatbox, song and theatre delivered by a talented group of youngsters. Six talented artists from the BAC Beatbox Academy use their mouths to make every sound in this hour-long theatre show. The show has received five-star reviews […]

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Handa’s Surprise is a wonderful and vibrant family show based on the children’s book by Eileen Browne . Travel to Kenya and follow in Handa’s footsteps as she journeys to see her best friend Akeyo, in the next village. Handa is taking seven delicious fruits as a surprise – but seven different animals have seven very different ideas… […]

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Families! Get ready to bring your glamour and sparkle to this catwalk extravaganza. Four dancers will go head to head in a dance, fashion and lip-sync competition. This is a fabulous, interactive event where the audience decides the winner. Whether you want to join the fun or have a passion to pose, come along and […]

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Alfie’s First Fight is a funny and heart-warming theatre show suitable for children (aged 5+) and their grown-ups. Inspired by Children’s Author Oliver Sykes’ experience of growing up without a mum and being coached for five years as an amateur boxer by his dad. The show tells the story of shy twelve-year-old Alfie as he […]

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Imagine waking up to find a turtle bathing in your bathtub, an orangutan bouncing on your bed and a jaguar creeping through your kitchen. How did they all get here? And why on earth are they all so far from home? Head to HOME for a magical theatre show this Christmas. With puppetry and music, […]