Thursday 9th January 2014 - Saturday 15th March 2014
As part of our Spanish Golden Age season Don Gil of the Green Breeches is an exuberant comedy which blends mistaken identity, role-reversal, ghosts and green trousers.
Friday 10th January 2014 - Friday 14th March 2014
As part of our Spanish Golden Age season A Lady of Little Sense is a big-hearted and hilarious romantic comedy which celebrates the power of love.
Saturday 11th January 2014 - Saturday 15th March 2014
As part of our Spanish Golden Age season Punishment without Revenge is a dark and thrilling drama, an audacious blend of unbearable tension and delicious comedy, which both terrifies and delights.
Thursday 6th March 2014 - Saturday 29th March 2014
In a farmhouse at the edge of Salisbury Plain, a family is falling apart. Stephen can't afford to put his mother into care; Arthur can't afford to stop working and look after his wife. When a young stranger with blue hair moves in to care for Edie as her mind unravels, the family are forced to ask: are we living the way we wanted?
Monday 10th March 2014 - Saturday 29th March 2014
Due to overwhelming demand – following 10 sold out nights at the Soho Theatre - Key (37 now) wades back into the Arcola Tent, climbs into his poetry clothes and leans against his mic stand for another hour.
Wednesday 19th March 2014 - Saturday 22nd March 2014
Germaine Lauzon has won a million trading stamps from a department store. She invites fourteen of her friends and relatives in the neighbourhood over to help her paste the stamps into booklets. They share their dreams of escaping the everyday drudgery of their lives and joining the consumerist world of catalogue selections....
Thursday 20th March 2014 - Saturday 22nd March 2014
When murder roars through a small Missouri town, Ruth Hoch begins her own quest to find truth and honesty amid small town jealousies, religion, greed and lies.
Wednesday 26th March 2014 - Saturday 3rd May 2014
Anton’s got it made: dream house, artistic wife, baby on the way. And, as the smoke rises from another city saved by coalition bombs, there’s a fortune to be made rebuilding the wreckage. So what’s he doing forging his boss’s signature? And why has his wife crushed her hands under the piano lid?
Tuesday 1st April 2014 - Saturday 26th April 2014
Banksy was in LA for the Oscars when he sprayed ‘THIS LOOKS A BIT LIKE AN ELEPHANT’ on an old water tank. The tank was residence for a local legend, Tachowa Covington, who over seven years had furnished it with carpets, a stove – even CCTV. As news spread of Banksy’s latest work, a consortium of art dealers soon appeared to repossess the water tank. Suddenly, Tachowa was homeless again...
Wednesday 30th April 2014 - Saturday 24th May 2014
A captivating new play about love, family and ever-shifting identities
Wednesday 7th May 2014 - Saturday 14th June 2014
Don’t touch me! Don’t question me! Don’t speak to me! Stay with me!
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9 March 2014
Back following a sold out run in January!
Sunday 6 April 2014
Small but perfectly formed since 2005
5pm and 8pm, Sunday 6 April 2014
Tickets £12 (£9 con)
23 March 2014AROUND THE GLOVE Puppetry Theatre Company present their first work Angeleta & Etelvina In a cluttered living room sit two sisters who have grown old, bitter and senile together, resenting the passage of time, and each other.