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WORK IN PROGRESS

TRANSFORMER

BY TAMSIN FLOWER

FRIDAY 8 JULY
TIME: 2.00PM – 3.00PM
VENUE: J2
TICKETS: £6/£4

Supported by Menagerie: produced by StreamLyric.
 
A celebration of female transformation in film through a sensuous combination of drama and dance. StreamLyric joins forces with TrashDollys Dance Theatre to present an electric hour of sensory language, visceral movement and big Box Office stories!

Talk Back  |  Foyer  |  3.15pm – 4.00pm


READING

SPARKS

BY Livvy NEAVES

FRIDAY 8 JULY
TIME: 5.00PM – 5.45PM
VENUE: BOARDROOM
TICKETS: FREE

Menagerie Young Writer: produced by Menagerie

Sparks is an exploration of the relationship between love and sexuality in modern society. Do love and sex derive from the same place, or does one consume the other?


READING

THE HAG

BY KEVIN FORDE

FRIDAY 8 JULY
TIME: 6.00PM – 6.45PM
VENUE: BOARDROOM
TICKETS: FREE

Menagerie Young Writer: produced by Menagerie

Two estranged brothers fight over the future of their family home. One wants to renovate it, the other to demolish it. With the house’s destruction imminent, the argument ignites into violence


FULL PRODUCTION

FLOG

BY JOSIE DALE-JONES

FRIDAY 8 JULY
TIME: 7.00PM – 7.50PM
VENUE: J3
TICKETS: £8/£6

Menagerie Young Writer: produced by Menagerie

Chinese lessons? An operation? Glasses? Three saleswomen are here to flog. But are the prices too low? Or are the goods just too dodgy? Do we need to remember that ‘flog’ also means ‘an arduous struggle’?


FULL PRODUCTION

PRELUDE TO A COAT

BY STEFANIE MUELLER

FRIDAY 8 JULY
TIME: 8.00PM – 9.00PM
VENUE: J2
TICKETS: £8/£6

Guest Show

Elisabeth left me a note in her coat - I met her shortly after her death
An intriguing monologue investigating and dissecting the choices we make and how these choices are often provoked by seemingly insignificant events. Sometimes only hindsight reveals their true impact.


WORK IN PROGRESS: LIVE PLAYWRITING

THE PLAY ABOUT CALAIS: ACT 2

BY STEVE WATERS

Friday 8 JULY
ACT 2
TIME: 9.15PM – 10.00PM
VENUE: J3
TICKETS: £6/£4


Produced by Menagerie: directed by Paul Bourne and Patrick Morris

Confused and disturbed by the ‘migration crisis’, UK playwriting stalwart, Steve Waters, goes to Calais on the eve of the EU referendum. Join him for the second night* as he tries to write Act 2 of a play about what he finds. Help is on hand from actors and you the audience. All Box Office takings go to Cambridge4Calais.

*Act 1: Thurs  |  Act 3: Sat  |  Act 4: Sun