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Pursued by a Bear | Nothing on Earth
Oct
18
7:00 pm19:00

Pursued by a Bear | Nothing on Earth

An out-of-this world comedy inspired by female heroism, from the everyday to the extraordinary.

Rhea is the teacher terrified of travel. Dreading a school trip, her panic rises until she’s rescued by three pioneering women from adventure’s golden age.

This time-bending play weaves together the amazing stories of real women from Hertfordshire who fought for suffrage (Lady Constance Lytton), travelled the  globe (Violet Cressy-Marcks) and performed breath-taking aerial feats (Dolly Shepherd).

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Trestle Inclusive Community Groups | WORD PLAY - Free Taster
Jul
11
1:00 pm13:00

Trestle Inclusive Community Groups | WORD PLAY - Free Taster

WORD PLAY is a new fully Inclusive Community Group run by Trestle Theatre Company, a charity that works with local communities to inspire creativity through participation

The Royal Literary Fund, in partnership with Trestle, hopes to set up a regular Word Play group to run on Fridays from September 2019. The taster sessions in June and July are a chance for people to try out this new activity.

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Trestle Inclusive Community Groups | WORD PLAY - Free Taster
Jun
11
1:00 pm13:00

Trestle Inclusive Community Groups | WORD PLAY - Free Taster

WORD PLAY is a new fully Inclusive Community Group run by Trestle Theatre Company, a charity that works with local communities to inspire creativity through participation

The Royal Literary Fund, in partnership with Trestle, hopes to set up a regular Word Play group to run on Fridays from September 2019. The taster sessions in June and July are a chance for people to try out this new activity.

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Arcola Theatre Production | New Nigerians
Oct
10
7:00 pm19:00

Arcola Theatre Production | New Nigerians

Set in Nigeria, New Nigerians is a satirical drama that follows the political and personal upheavals of Greatness Ogholi, presidential candidate of the Peoples’ Revolutionary Party. Along with his pot-smoking assistant Chinasa, Greatness Ogholi must form a coalition with his political rivals. New Nigerians asks whether Greatness can succeed in keeping his integrity and thereby keep his promise to the people of creating a new Nigeria.

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