Hull Truck Theatre
- Telephone 01482 323638
- Website www.hulltruck.co.uk
There are 16 events at this location
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Being Tommy Cooper
- Directed by: Cecily Boys
- Written by: Tom Green
In a small Las Vegas hotel room, the up-and-coming comedian Tommy Cooper faces his first failure. A warring relationship with his manager, plus the prospect of his show's early closure, Cooper lashes out. Comedy-drama written by Tom Green.
Chris Ramsey: Feeling Lucky
Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from the Geordie stand-up, 2011 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and actor in BBC Two sitcom Hebburn.
- Directed by: Jane Fallowfield
- Written by: Tom Wells
A new comedy about love, loss and outer space set in Withernsea, a small town with a big night sky.
Daniel Kitson: After The Beginning. Before The End
Offbeat humour and inventive storytelling from the multi-award winning stand-up.
Fri 14 Jun
£10 / 01482 323638
End To End
- Directed by: Tilly Branson
The Gramophones Theatre Company presents the story of three womens' journey from Land's End to John O'Groats in 18 days, exploring friendship, personal risk and momentary connections.
Etiquette Of Grief
This thought-provoking performance by Ellie Harrison asks questions about the nature of public grief, often witnessed when a famous figure dies: does the British 'stiff upper lip' help or inhibit how we deal with our emotions, and is there such a thing as a collective identity that effects how we grieve?
- Written by: Joe Hakim
A staged reading, one of A Play, A Pie And Pint series, which are readings of brand new plays from the region's most exciting playwrights.
Jumpers For Goalposts
- Written by: Tom Wells
Hull Truck Theatre presents Tom Wells's comedy drama about grassroots football, friendship and growing up. Created with the support of Paines Plough. Directed by James Grieve.
Sat 31 Aug
Mrs Barbara Nice: Mrs Nice
Character comedy from Janice Connolly as the Stockport housewife and mother as she offers home truths and comical insights into life and everything, sage advice in a world of lessening friendliness and companionship.
My Brother The Robot: Tall Stories (Over 4s)
Tall Stories presents a futuristic story with music, storytelling and lots of laughs from the creators of The Gruffalo and The Snail.
Phill Jupitus: You're Probably Wondering Why I've Asked You Here
Adult humour from the TV regular, poet and sometime singer.
Thu 13 Jun
£15 / 01482 323638
The Price Of Everything/The News At 9.15
- Written by: Daniel Bye
A double bill, including a performance lecture/stand-up storytelling show about value and a commentary on how news is presented.
Sign Of The Times
- Directed by: Nick Lane
- Written by: Tim Firth
From the acclaimed writer of The Flint Street Nativity and Calendar Girls, Tim Firth, comes a heart-warming comedy about having pride in your work, faith in your dreams and trust in who you are.
Thu 27 Jun
Fri 28 Jun
Sat 29 Jun
Some Like It Hotter
Fresh Glory Productions present a fast moving fantasy comedy that whisks three screen icons, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis and Marilyn Monroe back to their most beautiful, sexy and hilarious selves in a once-in-an-(after)-lifetime's opportunity to rub shoulders with the stars.
An Unquiet Mind: Wotlarx Enterprises
A poignant look at the predicament of one poor unfortunate.
White Peacock (Over 11s)
A play for young people with profound and multiple learning disabilities.