Hansard – NT Live (12A)

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by Simon Wood See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex Jennings (The Lady in the Van, The Queen), in this witty and devastating portrait of the governing class, broadcast live from the National Theatre in London. Hansard noun: The official report of all parliamentary debates. It’s a summer’s morning in 1988 and Tory politician Robin …

Improbable Fiction

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by Alan Ayckbourn Six aspiring writers meet one December night just before Christmas in mild-mannered Arnold’s house.  At first this seems like a typical, clever, witty Ayckbourn comedy of manners – but a thunder-clap heralds the start of an ‘Improbable Fiction’ and the play takes on a series of bizarre and zany twists…. Ayckbourn’s sparkling seasonal comedy will delight, amuse …

Improbable Fiction

Chris Bridgman

by Alan Ayckbourn Six aspiring writers meet one December night just before Christmas in mild-mannered Arnold’s house.  At first this seems like a typical, clever, witty Ayckbourn comedy of manners – but a thunder-clap heralds the start of an ‘Improbable Fiction’ and the play takes on a series of bizarre and zany twists…. Ayckbourn’s sparkling seasonal comedy will delight, amuse …

The Scrooge Diaries

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PMac Productions So you think you know the Christmas Carol story? Bah! It’s 1843 and as Christmas looms Mr.Dickens is about to publish his latest instalment of that tale. Mr.Scrooge is in his office working desperately to tell his side of the story. In this revelatory exclusive, Ebeneezer Scrooge opens his diaries to reveal the awful truth about Tiny Tim, …

The Scrooge Diaries

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PMac Productions So you think you know the Christmas Carol story? Bah! It’s 1843 and as Christmas looms Mr.Dickens is about to publish his latest instalment of that tale. Mr.Scrooge is in his office working desperately to tell his side of the story. In this revelatory exclusive, Ebeneezer Scrooge opens his diaries to reveal the awful truth about Tiny Tim, …

The Scrooge Diaries

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PMac Productions So you think you know the Christmas Carol story? Bah! It’s 1843 and as Christmas looms Mr.Dickens is about to publish his latest instalment of that tale. Mr.Scrooge is in his office working desperately to tell his side of the story. In this revelatory exclusive, Ebeneezer Scrooge opens his diaries to reveal the awful truth about Tiny Tim, …

Where There’s Muck There’s Bras

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A comic and thought-provoking show about the real Northern Powerhouse: Northern Women – the sung and the unsung! Performed by Stand-up Poet Kate Fox. This funny, gently subversive performance/lecture uncovers the hidden history of the writers, scientists, sportswomen, politicians, protestors, musicians, innovators, activists and other heroines who represent the grit, determination and spirit of the North’s women. Women you might have …

Where There’s Muck There’s Bras

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A comic and thought-provoking show about the real Northern Powerhouse: Northern Women – the sung and the unsung! Performed by Stand-up Poet Kate Fox. This funny, gently subversive performance/lecture uncovers the hidden history of the writers, scientists, sportswomen, politicians, protestors, musicians, innovators, activists and other heroines who represent the grit, determination and spirit of the North’s women. Women you might have …

Gibbon

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Patfield & Triguero Breakout juggling stars Chris Patfield & José Triguero present a humorous and surreal show combining mesmerising juggling with dance and physical theatre. Exploring what drives us to try and try again, Gibbon is devastatingly slick, entertaining and stimulating. Performers as skilled as this make juggling look easy. Effortless even – but just how many times do you …

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghost

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Little Earthquake Join us for a nostalgic trip back to the 80s, and a comic exploration of a childhood haunting where nothing is quite what it seems — all wrapped up in some formidable fashions and set to a cheese-tastic chart-topping soundtrack. The dead can scare us. The dead can protect us. Sometimes, the dead just want to steal our …