Love [and Survival] in a Time of Covid : Week 1

Here’s the detailed programme for the first week of the festival : Friday 25th – Sunday 27th June
Here are links to the events in Week 2, Week 3 and Week 4
Love and Survival
Friday 25th June

In the theatre 

19:30 Vaccine – Sputvax
Confessions of a Cab Driver by Adnan Kapadia, directed by Simona Hughes
Behind Doors by Nicola Werenowska, directed by Angharad Ormond
Abney Park by Simon Christian, directed by Simona Hughes

Saturday 26th June

In the studio

14:00 Paper and Potato Play
Find your inner creative side with paper flower making, origami and potato printing

In the theatre

16:00 Vaccine – Sinvax
An Ode to Sexting, written and directed by Lily Guy-Vogel
I like You, written and directed by Lily Guy-Vogel
A Couple of Lock Downs, by Jasmine Hutchings directed by Nathan Picart
Chai on the Carousel, by Chitranshu Mahajan, directed by Simona Hughes
20:00 The Bacchae
A staged reading of Euripides’ ancient Greek tragedy, performed by Pleasure Bedlam Ltd. Directed by Jessica McKenna and Avi Mendelson.

Sunday 27th June

In the studio

11:00 Soundhoppers
A sound exploration and deep-listening workshop for pre-schoolers and children aged between 5-11 years old.

In the theatre

16:00 Vaccine – Sputvax
Confessions of a Cab Driver by Adnan Kapadia, directed by Simona Hughes
Behind Doors by Nicola Werenowska, directed by Angharad Ormond
 Abney Park by Simon Christian, directed by Simona Hughes
18:00 Vaccine – Sinvax
An Ode to Sexting, written and directed by Lily Guy-Vogel
I like You,
written and directed by Lily Guy-Vogel
A Couple of Lock Downs,
by Jasmine Hutchings directed by Nathan Picart
Chai on the Carousel,
by Chitranshu Mahajan, directed by Simona Hughes

Throughout the festival, our Visual Arts exhibition will be displayed in the Tuerk rehearsal room, the Smith Studio, Rehearsal Room 3, the Meeting Room and in the bar and corridors of the theatre. We invite you to buy a drink and take your time viewing the incredible artworks presented here, from stunning photography, paintings and crafts which have been the saving of our collective sanity during lockdown. More information here.

conceived online – created in isolation – performed live

performances – workshops – visual arts