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
Written by Samuel Beckett
Wednesday 28th May 2014 - Saturday 21st June 2014
“…I’m okay, you’re okay, they’re okay, we’re all okay and in this together.”
Wednesday 18th June 2014 - Saturday 19th July 2014
Music by Richard Rodgers, Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
The Spanish Golden Age Season is one of the productions dominating this year’s Offie nominations, as is Up In Arm’s Visitors, with a total of 9 nominations between them.
3 of the Best Female Actor nominations are for Arcola performers with 2 of our Spanish Golden Age season ensemble members competing against each other (Francis McNamee for Punishment Without Revenge, Katie Lightfoot for Don Gil, Linda Bassett for Visitors). It’s the same in the Best Supporting Male category (Simon Scardifield for Punishment Without Revenge, Chris Andrew Mellon for Don Gil). In the Best Director category Laurence Boswell (A Lady of Little Sense, also nominated for Best Production) and Alice Hamilton (Visitors) are up against each other. Visitors is also nominated for Best Male Actor (Robin Soans) and Best New Play (Barney Norris).
Guest Theatre presents
“You do not fear, if you will not hear.”
5 - 6 June
The Youth Facilitator’s Toolkit is a two-day training course specifically aimed at actors, directors and anybody with a theatre background who wants to add an extra string to their bow.
3 May 2014
Plenty Productions and Rolemop Arts present
Snakes & Ladders
by Sarah Naomi Lee
Directed by Kerri McLean