After the success of its critically acclaimed international hit The Nature of Forgetting, Theatre Re returns with a powerful, poignant and uplifting visual theatre piece exploring the bond between three generations of women, their shared loss, and the strength they discover in each other.
Emily is eight months pregnant when she reads her grandmother's journal. As she delves into her family history her sense of reality shifts, unveiling a legacy of unspoken tragedies and unconditional love.
Established in 2009, Theatre Re is an internationally acclaimed ensemble creating thought-provoking live performances. The company examines fragile human conditions in a compelling, physical style embracing mime, theatre and live music.
An imitating the dog and Leeds Playhouse co-production
Every town has its secrets. Are you prepared for yours to be revealed?
Why did the local mayor die such a terrible death? Who poisoned the communion wine? Why do Mrs Atkinson’s humbugs taste so strangely delicious?
As darkness falls three shadowy figures steal into your town. Their old truck mysteriously transforms into a theatre - just the first bit of the evening’s trickery.
Stories of wickedness and dark deeds start to unfold...
Roll up, roll up, for a slice of theatre that you’ll never forget… no matter how hard you try!
Welcome to Dr Blood’s Old Travelling Show.
imitating the dog apply their innovative story telling skills to create a deliciously dark tale of mischief and immorality. Drawing on horror movies and the traditions of carnival and medicine shows, Dr Blood and his motley crew tell a tale of the price paid for pursuing ambition, hypocrisy and greed. Set in a mythical 'North' and made for these strange times of lockdown, imitating the dog bring all their theatrical and technical acumen to this unique outdoor entertainment.
This is an outdoor, all-weather experience
The show lasts approx 30 minutes
Audiences will be standing*
Suitable for ages 14+
Captioning through the ‘Difference Engine’ app available at all performances - must be requested at time of booking
Production includes flashing imagery (not stroboscopic) and loud noises
*The space is fully accessible including mobility tools. Please advise at time of booking if seating, mobility tool or wheelchair space is required
In order to participate in this event the promoter Imitating the Dog Productions will need to send you information by email
Roy Grace is back as the thrilling work of multi-million No.1 best-selling author Peter James comes to The Lowry with the world premiere stage production of Looking Good Dead.
No good deed goes unpunished…hours after picking up a USB memory stick, left behind on a train seat, to try to return it to its owner, Tom Bryce inadvertently becomes a witness to a vicious murder. Reporting the crime to the police has disastrous consequences, placing him and his family in grave danger. When Detective Superintendent Roy Grace becomes involved, he has his own demons to contend with, while he tries to crack the case in time to save the Bryce family’s lives.
From the producer of recent Lowry stage hits, Band of Gold and The Girl On The Train and adapted by award winning writer Shaun McKenna, Looking Good Dead will keep you on the edge of your seat until the chilling final moments!
Don't miss your chance to see the world premiere tour of Peter James' gripping new play.