A mini season of brand new works-in-progress, taking their first steps with an audience. Two new plays will get a week of development, and the artists will share what they’ve discovered at the end of the week with readings, performance snippets and lively discussion.
For just a gold coin donation, welcome a new play into the world!
Our 2019 Baby Plays are…
Calendar Days is a show for anyone working in the gig economy. Part confessional, part black-comedy, if you’re starting out, giving up, burning out, or dreaming, switch shifts and come along to this work in progress.
Playwright - Peter Beaglehole
Cast - Antoine Jelk, Ashton Malcolm, Emma Beech
October 4, 5 -7pm
Dead Gorgeous: A True Crime Clown Show will be an innovative and provocative piece by Ellen Graham and Jamie Hornsby, the debut production of their newly formed theatre collective, Madness of Two. Through a unique blend of satire, clowning and innovative writing, it will examine our society's obsession with true crime stories, and its reluctance to address the underlying issues that enable these crimes to take place.
Devisor / Performer - Ellen Graham
Playwright / Performer - Jamie Hornsby
Clown Consultant - Hew Parham
October 11, 12 - 7pm