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Performance & Physical

The 3 Scavengers - BeautifulMess

Exploding from the cracks in the pavement comes a funny urban furry-tale.Join us on the Brixton streets as a fox, a bag lady and a street-sweeper collide on the corner and fight for their piece of pavement. The 3 Scavengers is a crazy, physical, music-

Moby Dick Digested In Hackney Downs Leviathan

On a hot evening what could be finer than a trip out to sea?

Watch This Space Festival - National Theatre

This summer, the Watch This Space Festival packs its bags and heads out on tour, taking some of the best free outdoor entertainment right onto our neighbours’ doorsteps, in and around Lambeth and Southwark.

The Anorak , The Hope Theatre, London

The horror of the 1989 Montreal massacre, in which Marc Lepine gunned down 14 women at the city's university before turning the gun on himself, is explored in this subtle but provocative monologue.

The Anorak, Hope Theatre: Review

On December 6th 1989, Marc Lepine entered the Ecole Polytechnic of the University of Montreal and shot dead 14 women. This powerful one man show gradually builds up to the day that the massacre took place, giving the audience an insight into Lepine’s li

John - National Theatre

JOHN is a new verbatim dance-theatre work by Lloyd Newson, Artistic Director of DV8 Physical Theatre. Newson interviewed more than 50 men asking them frank questions, initially about love and sex. One of those men was John. What emerged was a story tha


The LIFT brochure describes this performance by Marseilles-based company Rara Woulib as “the most extraordinary funeral procession you will ever attend”.

One-man gardening play Old Herbaceous grows on audiences

The props include compost, the plot comes with gardening tips and the star, Peter Macqueen, is also stage manager and scene-shifter. Here's how he takes the show on the road.

The Rain that Washes - Riverside Studios

A beautifully realised and compelling one-man show based on the true life story of a young man growing up through Zimbabwe’s turbulent times. Instantly plunged into one man’s experience of growing up in turbulent Zimbabwe, we live and breathe his e

Red Forest review aesthetic hand-wringing over the environment

Belarus Free Theatre has won admiration for its continued determination to oppose, imaginatively, the Belarus dictatorship, whatever the personal cost to some of the company's members, but also for a willingness to make connections.