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Cabaret, theatre and music combine for the immersive These Trees are Made of Blood
10
May 2017

Cabaret, theatre and music combine for the immersive These Trees are Made of Blood

Spectacular and arresting, These Trees are Made of Blood blends cabaret and an original musical score to tell a vital, human story from Argentina’s Dirty..

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Our future in Dalston
25
Apr 2017

Our future in Dalston

Hackney Council has announced that it intends to develop several publicly-owned sites around Arcola, creating a new ‘Dalston Quarter’. They are running a public consultation,..

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25
Apr 2017

We are hiring: Assistant Bar Manager

We are hiring! We are looking for an Assistant Bar Manager to help continue the exciting development of the award winning Arcola Bar. We are seeking a..

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Beautiful: Not The Carole King Musical
21
Apr 2017

Beautiful: Not The Carole King Musical

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” So, apparently, said George Bernard Shaw, the playwright and critic..

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Richard III cast announced
19
Apr 2017

Richard III cast announced

The full cast has been announced for Arcola’s thrilling new production of William Shakespeare’s RICHARD III, starring RSC Associate Artist Greg Hicks and directed by..

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10
Apr 2017

Writer Naylah Ahmed on her new play Ready Or Not

Naylah Ahmed, writer of Kali Theatre’s upcoming production Ready Or Not, talks about the themes of loss, guilt and fear. Playing at Arcola from 11..

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Staging a Plague
05
Apr 2017

Staging a Plague

Neil Bartlett was Artistic Director of the Lyric Hammersmith from 1994 to 2005. Since then he has created acclaimed work with Artangel, the National Theatre..

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24
Mar 2017

We are hiring: Theatre Promoter

We are hiring people to build an in-house team of promotional print distributors, who will play an integral part in our audience development campaigns. Join..

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Arcola announces Spring/Summer season
01
Mar 2017

Arcola announces Spring/Summer season

Neil Bartlett to direct his new adaptation of Albert Camus’ modern classic, THE PLAGUE RSC Associate Artist Greg Hicks to play the title role in..

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13
Feb 2017

Mehmet Ergen on The Cherry Orchard

Ahead of his major new production of The Cherry Orchard, Artistic Director Mehmet Ergen discusses the play and its salience on the hundredth anniversary of..

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