Tensile Strength / Dramatis Personae (New Work Weekend)
DateSat 6 Apr
VenueThe Civic - Assembly Room (Unallocated)
1 Weekend | 2 Evenings | 4 New Works... and a slice of pizza
Offering up a double bill of exciting new performances each night – two dynamic new shows for the price of one. At The Civic we are passionate about programming new writing and devised performances from some of the UK’s finest emerging experimental artists and companies. The Civic’s NewWorkWeekend supports these artists and companies, giving them a platform and our ‘stamp of approval’ as they pursue their creative journeys. Chat with the company and each other over a delicious free pizza in the interval.
Weekend Ticket: £15 | £12 conc / Evening Ticket: £10 | £8 conc
Tensile Strength (or How to Survive at Your Wit’s End) - by Holly Gallagher
A show about stress and the world we live in now. It will prove essential viewing in a society that just can't seem to relax anymore.
"Finding dignity and poetry in the quiet resilience of everyday life…This is an excellent offering from an exciting new storyteller" - Fringe First Winner Kieran Hurley
Dramatis Personae - by Möbius Dance
Möbius Dance will present an explosive, passionate and highly physical performance featuring two robust contemporary dance works choreographed by celebrated artists Douglas Thorpe and Jamaal Burkmar.