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2nd Anniversary Of Pokfulam Rd Productions + UK Premiere New Play The 38th Parallel

To celebrate the last two years of Pokfulam Rd Productions, we're having a proper knees-up! Oh and we'll be combining it with a rehearsed reading of a new play on North Korea and the media.

Arcola Theatre, London E8

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Free, donations welcome / 020 7503 1646

Artists@Work: Knock Knock

A peek into a project in its early stages, which explores notions of horror and identity through puppetry.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 5 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Artists@Work: Macbag

Clydebuilt’s Leigh MacAlister and Steve Smart discuss the development of a new project they're working on which is based on Macbeth. The difference is, the piece doesn't rely on words. Joining then is the project's dramaturg, Eszter Marsalko.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 3 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Artists@Work: Ubu Roi

A demonstration of the 3D mapping being used in the forthcoming production of Ubu Roi, from Director Phillipos Phillipou and dramaturgist Vangelis Makriyannakis.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 31 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 228 1404

Part of Manipulate.

Auditions For Shakespeare's The Comedy Of Errors

The New Quorndon Shakespeare Company audition for new members to take part in their productions for 2015.

Quorn Village Hall, Loughborough

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 01509 414 287

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Free / 01509 414 287

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Back Seat Betty

A blend of spoken word and horror film pastiche the story focuses on a feud between prostitute Bethany and her neighbour's kids.

The King's Arms, Salford

Mon 12 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Bloodletting

Follow the tragic story of Abi and entrepreneur Caleb as they try to make money to cover the cost of education.

The King's Arms, Salford

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Thu 29 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

The Dissolution Of Percy

An exploration of the fate of the only male Bronte sibling, which tackles the lack of evolution in gender politics between the 19th century and the modern day. Booking is essential.

The King's Arms, Salford

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Mon 26 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Drunken Nights III

Drunken Chorus presents performances from a selection of artists, all in the style of traditional variety shows.

The George Tavern, London E1

Wed 11 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7790 7335

Friday Folies Bergere

A cabaret and burlesque show starring legendary performer Holly Penfield and beautiful piano virtuoso Chrys Columbine, plus other femmes fatales.

Cellar Door, London WC2E

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7240 8848

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7240 8848

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7240 8848

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The Gin Trap Cabaret

A new intimate and lively cabaret in one of East London's best loved pubs.

The George Tavern, London E1

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Free, donations welcome / 020 7790 7335

Wed 18 Feb 2015

Free, donations welcome / 020 7790 7335

Wed 18 Mar 2015

Free, donations welcome / 020 7790 7335

Hoods

The story of Kyle, Jessie and baby Troy, three children abandoned in a deserted car park who wait, in vain, for their mother’s return. Presented by Midnite Youth Theatre Company from Perth, Australia.

Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 552 3988

  • 19:00 – 20:00 Hoods Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

I Hope You Never Love Anyone As Much As I Love You

  • Written by: Ellie Dubois

A show about the legends of country music, internet fan forums, guitar lessons, and dying of a broken heart. It is about multiple affairs, cancelled gigs, falling to pieces and line dances.

The Glad Café, Glasgow

Tue 27 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 636 6119

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 636 6119

I'll Have A Pint

Follow the story of Rob who journeys from the south of England to the north to discover the joy of escapism.

The King's Arms, Salford

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Kinky Boot Institute

Kinky Boot Institute is a comedy show featuring a mix of favourite pieces and new works of satire, politics, genre film and pop culture.

The King's Arms, Salford

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

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LGBT Festival Launch Evening

Speeches by local activists and representatives, followed by a one-woman show from Breda Larkin and a light buffet.

Alley Arts Centre, Strabane

Thu 12 Feb 2015

Alley Bar

Free / 028 7188 4760

Life's a Drag

Cheeky humour from a variety of London's drag artists as they perform their turns on stage.

Cellar Door, London WC2E

Mon 29 Dec

Free after 4pm / 020 7240 8848

Mon 5 Jan 2015

Free after 4pm / 020 7240 8848

Lucy Hutson

The performance artist investigates how to live life as a good person, along the way encountering consumerism, correct dating etiquette, Britney Spears, and Jesus.

Colchester Arts Centre

Wed 11 Mar 2015

Free, pay what you can / 01206 500900

MA Movement: Directing & Teaching - Free Workshop

Join course-leader Ayse Tashkiran for a free workshop offering an insight into the relationship between movement directors and actors at the production level.

Central School Of Speech And Drama, The Embassy Theatre, London NW3

Thu 12 Feb 2015

Free / 020 7722 8183

Matchstick Models

A play set in a prison where choice is restricted and control is enforced, demonstrating how sometimes knowledge of ones' self can be the biggest game changer.

The King's Arms, Salford

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Thu 29 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

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Monday Drop: Workshop (Ages 13-19)

Learn new drama skills from poets, performers, actors and directors.

Contact, Manchester

Mon 19 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 274 0600

Mon 26 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 274 0600

Mon 2 Feb 2015

Free / 0161 274 0600

…and 3 more dates until 23 Feb 2015

My Mother Said I Never Should Charity Preview

By Charlotte Keatley Directed by Linda Russell One of the biggest British successes of the late 20th-century, this award-winning play explores the relationship between mothers and daughters through a brilliant yet subtle panoramic view of key events in one family from the 20s to the 80s. The play soon became a…

Medway Little Theatre, Rochester

Tue 27 Jan 2015

Free / 01634 400322

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Free / 01634 400322

Now Departing

Join Ashley as he travels to Milton Keynes and embarks on asking series of questions to God.

The King's Arms, Salford

Mon 12 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Free / 0161 832 3605

Performance By Jamie Bradley

A performance by Jamie Bradley of a text assembled by Caragh Thuring.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Thu 29 Jan 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

Performance Lectures

Speakers present a series of presentations which are part lecture and part live performance.

Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury

Tue 17 Mar 2015

Free / 01227 782797

Tue 24 Mar 2015

Free / 01227 782797

Tue 31 Mar 2015

Free / 01227 782797

Tue 7 Apr 2015

Free / 01227 782797

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