warnmcr: out of your box...


This week I find myself just a touch relieved to be able to say that there are no Word of Warning events... so I can returning to playing the role of audience member, just for a change...

This weekend there's still Jack Rooke's Good Grief (tonight Fri 19 May) and Kieran Hurley's Heads Up (til Sat 20 May) - both at HOME; while over in Sheffield the Unshut Festival runs til tomorrow Sat 20 May and includes  Jodean Sumner, Thick Richard and Ali Wilson.

Next week (w/c 22nd May) Reckless Sleepers' Schrödinger is at Contact Wed 24 + Thu 25 May; and Ellie Dubois's Ringside is at The Lowry (26-28 May). Further afield PhysicalFest starts in Liverpool (26 May-3 Jun, this week including Tmesis Theatre, Kallo Collective and Chaliwate); while Debs Gatenby's A Place Called Happiness is at the HUB, Leeds on Sun 28 May.

The following week (w/c 29 May) sees Salford Works 2017; Mark Murphy at The Lowry; Nigel Barratt + Mari Louise at Royal Exchange Theatre while in Liverpool, PhysicalFest continues (including Levantes Dance Theatre and Jamie Wood).

I'm now off to pretend to be a movie producer for the upcoming 24 Hour Party People Redux!

best

Tamsin


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Wed 5 Jul, 6.30pm. £7/5 | HOME
Richard DeDomenici

warnmcr: road...works...



This morning sees me take a momentary pause for daylight to write this, before returning to the dark depths of various Works Ahead black-boxes. You've still got a chance to join us in one of those, tonight Fri 12 May - either at STUN Studio for Chanje Kunda's Superposition or at Contact for Toni-Dee Paul's My Father's Kitchen + Tom Cassani's Someone Loves You Drive With Care.  Take your pick from astrophysical lap-dancing or dumplings + deception.  Of course I'm biased but *do* see something - they're all quite special.

Elsewhere this weekend in Leeds, there's Edythe Wooley's Did You Get That From Your Mother? at Live Art Bistro on Sat 13 May; and Best of Both Worlds's A Busker's Opera at the HUB on Sun 14 May.

Next week (w/c 15 May) rounding off our current unfeasible run, Word of Warning pops back up at The Lowry for Stephanie Ridings's The Road To Huntsville on Wed 17 May. 
Contact has James Wilton Dance's Leviathan (Tue 16 + Wed 17 May); and HOME is also busy with Jack Rooke's Good Grief (17-19 May) and Kieran Hurley's Heads Up (18-20 May).
Elsewhere, Milk Presents Joan is at the LBT, Huddersfield on Mon 15 May; the Unshut Festival is in Sheffield (18-20 May); and Afreena Islam's Daughters of the Curry Revolution is at Oldham Coliseum on Thu 18 May.

The following week (w/c 22nd May) sees Reckless Sleepers at Contact; Ellie Dubois at The Lowry; (the relocated) PhysicalFest in Liverpool (26 May-3 Jun); and Debs Gatenby at the HUB, Leeds.

While I dive back into the darkness, please do join us for Works Ahead this evening at Contact or STUN Studio.

best

Tamsin


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Performance Programme Spring/Summer 2017

Thu 11 + Fri 12 May. £7/4 each night; see both nights for £13/7
Two nights, two venues, three new works in development…

at Contact: 7.30pm.
Toni-Dee Paul | Tom Cassani

at STUN Studio at Z-arts: 7.30pm.
Chanje Kunda


Wed 17 May, 8pm. Pay What You Decide | Part of WTF at The Lowry
Stephanie Ridings


Wed 5 Jul, 6.30pm. £7/5 | HOME
Richard DeDomenici

warnmcr: yet more work ahead...


Where on earth did the last week go?! I can't believe we've just rounded off Turn and are about to dig into Works Ahead!

But before that, this weekend you can still catch Thick Richard's Swear School at Contact (until Sat 6 May) and Nick Cassenbaum's Bubbleschmeisis at the HUB, Leeds on Sun 7 May.

Next week (w/c 8 May) in Manchester of course, it's all about Works Ahead at STUN Studio + Contact on Thu 11 + Fri 12 May. Three new developments of: Chanje Kunda's Superposition, Toni-Dee Paul's My Father's Kitchen and Tom Cassani's Someone Loves You Drive With Care.  All shows happen both nights in both venues - so grab a £13/7 double-ticket and join us both nights to see the lot!

Elsewhere, Daniel Bye's Going Viral is at the Met, Bury on Thu 11 May; or further afield, to the north, Lancaster Arts has Ellie Harrison's Etiquette of Grief on Mon 8 May and French Mottershead's Woodland on Mon 8 + Tue 9 May; while Blackpool Grand has  Mark Murphy's V-TOL in Out Of This World on Tue 9 May.  Looking east, on Mon 8 May, last year's Works Ahead finale, Lucy McCormick's Triple Threat is at Live Art Bistro, Leeds; and Nick Cassenbaum's Bubbleschmeisis is at the LBT, Huddersfield; while over the weekend in Leeds, Edythe Woolley's Did You Get That From Your Mother is at Live Art Bistro on Sat 13 May; and Best of Both Worlds' A Busker's Opera is at the HUB on Sun 14 May.

The following week (w/c 15 May) Milk Presents are at LBT, Huddersfield; Jack Rooke and Kieran Hurley are at HOME; our own Afreena Islam is at Oldham Coliseum and WoW is once more in WTF action with Stephanie Ridings at The Lowry.

I'm now off to make plans for a week in the windowless world of theatre (or three theatres to be accurate) - please do join us for Works Ahead

best

Tamsin


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Thu 11 + Fri 12 May. £7/4 each night; see both nights for £13/7
Two nights, two venues, three new works in development…
at Contact: 7.30pm.
Toni-Dee Paul | Tom Cassani
at STUN Studio at Z-arts: 7.30pm.
Chanje Kunda

Wed 17 May, 8pm. Pay What You Decide | Part of WTF at The Lowry
Stephanie Ridings

Wed 5 Jul, 6.30pm. £7/5 | HOME
Richard DeDomenici

warnmcr: take your Turn...


Here we are at the very brink of WoW's Spring/Summer 2017; kicking off tonight, Fri 28 Apr, with the whirlwind that is Turn 2017 at Contact. Ten live and three video works in just the one evening - if that isn't the perfect curtain raiser to International Dance Day, I don't know what is... (no, I hadn't heard of it either!)
If that hard-sell hasn't whetted your appetite, then you could join Becoming Storybook's Secret Garden (Hulme Garden Centre various dates from Sat 29 Apr); take a trip to Sheffield for Jamal Gerald's God Complex at Theatre Delicatessen, also tonight, Fri 28 Apr; or to Lancaster for Hear Me Roar Festival (until 3 May)

Next week (w/c 1 May) if you're still in the mood for dance - there's Rosie Kay Dance's MK Ultra at HOME on Wed 3 + Thu 4 May and Lucy Haighton's Ruido at the University of Sheffield.  For something completely different Thick Richard's Swear School is at Contact (Wed 3-Sat 6 May) and Nick Cassenbaum's Bubbleschmeisis is at the HUB, Leeds on Sun 7 May.

The following week (w/c 8 May) Daniel Bye is at the Met, Bury; Ellie Harrison and French Mottershead are at Lancaster Arts; Mark Murphy is at Blackpool Grand; Nick Cassenbaum is at the LBT, Huddersfield; and the Best of Both Worlds is at the HUB, Leeds.  But of course, you wouldn't want to be anywhere other than at the next stage of Word of Warning's spring production frenzy: Works Ahead at BOTH Contact and STUN Studio!

So while I'm off to wind myself up into a spin, hopefully I'll see lots of you at Turn tonight!

best

Tamsin


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Performance Programme Spring/Summer 2017

Fri 28 Apr, 7.30pm. £9/5 | Contact
A whirlwind night of new northern dance…
Akeim Toussaint Buck | Ane Iselin Brogeland | Born + Bred Dance Theatre | Coalesce Dance | Giorgio de Carolis | Grace Surman + Clare Dearnaley | Jo Cork | Kapow Dance | Matrafisc Dance | Meraki Collective | Peter Groom Dance Theatre | Rebekka Platt | The inFamous Five

Thu 11 + Fri 12 May. £7/4 each night; see both nights for £13/7
Two nights, two venues, three new works in development…
at Contact: 7.30pm.
Toni-Dee Paul | Tom Cassani
at STUN Studio at Z-arts: 7.30pm.
Chanje Kunda

Wed 17 May, 8pm. Pay What You Decide | Part of WTF at The Lowry
Stephanie Ridings

Wed 5 Jul, 6.30pm. £7/5 | HOME
Richard DeDomenici

warnmcr: the spin...

So the easter break is over, and just to wake us all up, the political landscape has taken yet another bizarre and perplexing shift... but WoW is back hoping to bring some strength and stability (?!) to your social calendar, with its full Spring/Summer 2017 line-up, kicking off next Friday with Turn 2017.

Before that, this weekend in parts Mancunian, there's SH!T Theatre's Letters to Windsor House, tonight Fri 21 Apr at HOME.  You can also still catch Transform Festival in Leeds (19-22 Apr) including Grace Surman's Motherload (Fri 21 Apr); RashDash's The Darkest Corners + El Conde de Torrefiel's Guerrilla (Fri 21 + Sat 22 Apr); Selina Thompson's The Missy Elliott Project (Sat 22 Apr) plus more.

Next week (w/c 24 Apr), naturally, WoW's focus is entirely on Turn 2017: 13 new northern dance works all in one night (Fri 28 Apr) at Contact. 
Further afield you can see Martin Creed:Words and Music at Media Factory, Preston on Tue 25 Apr; Rachel Mars's Our Carnal Hearts at Live Art Bistro, Leeds On Wed 26 Apr; and Jamal Gerald's God Complex at Theatre Delicatessen, Sheffield on Fri 28 Apr. Meanwhile, in Lancaster the Hear Me Roar Festival (26 Apr- 3 May) kicks off with the redoubtable Liz Agiss' Slap + Tickle on Wed 26 at Lancaster Arts. 

The following week (w/c 1 May) dance continues to feature with Rosie Kay Dance at HOME and Lucy Haighton in Sheffield.  In other modes Thick Richard is at Contact and Nick Cassenbaum is at the HUB, Leeds.

That's your lot for now - please do come and give Turn a twirl!

best

Tamsin


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Performance Programme Spring/Summer 2017


Fri 28 Apr, 7.30pm. £9/5 | Contact
A whirlwind night of new northern dance…
Akeim Toussaint Buck | Ane Iselin Brogeland | Born + Bred Dance Theatre | Coalesce Dance | Giorgio de Carolis | Grace Surman + Clare Dearnaley | Jo Cork | Kapow Dance | Matrafisc Dance | Meraki Collective | Peter Groom Dance Theatre | Rebekka Platt | The inFamous Five

Thu 11 + Fri 12 May. £7/4 each night; see both nights for £13/7
Two nights, two venues, three new works in development…
at Contact: 7.30pm.
Toni-Dee Paul | Tom Cassani
at STUN Studio at Z-arts: 7.30pm.
Chanje Kunda

Wed 17 May, 8pm. Pay What You Decide | Part of WTF at The Lowry
Stephanie Ridings

Wed 5 Jul, 6.30pm. £7/5 | HOME
Richard DeDomenici

warnmcr: tomfoolery...


So here I am writing amidst a whirl of singing fish, musical bears and a lot of silly walking... and that's just a normal day in the WoW office! Of course we're a little fixated this weekend as our fourth Haphazard is about to launch itself on an unsuspecting world.  This is not live art for children but live art for everyone - pop in to Z-arts between 12+4pm tomorrow, Saturday 1 April and join us for free... just beware there might be the odd April Fool...

I believe there is life beyond Haphazard this weekend, I'm just failing to experience it... Tonight, Fri 31 Mar AAA Theatre's The Misfit Analysis  is at the Lowry, and Republica is at HOME on Fri 31 Mar + Sat 1 Apr.  Also on Sat 1 Apr at HOME is Sol Picós's One Hit Wonders (sneaky tip use code MANCHESTERTHEATRES at checkout for £5 HOME tickets), or a bit further out, at Worsley Village Library, there's Blast Theory's Take Me To The Bridgewater.
Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond anyone's control Robert LePage's Far Side of the Moon has been cancelled.

Further afield John Smith LIVE: whatever being is at Live Art Bistro, Leeds, also on Sat 1 April and Unlimited Theatre's Am I Dead Yet? at the HUB, Leeds on Sun 2 Apr.

Next week (w/c 3 Apr) in parts Mancunian things slow right down in WoW territory, but if you want a dance based outing there's STRIDE at Salford Uni on Fri 7 + Sat 8 April.  Further afield you can catch Jenna Watt's Faslane on Fri 7 + Sat 8 April at WYP, Leeds... meanwhile we'll be heading way north for BUZZCUT (5-9 April) in Glasgo.

The following few weeks are a bit confusing as Easter throws its usual spanner in the works.  This Weekly Warning is going to take a bit of a break and will be back on Fri 21 Apr with news of Word of Warning's Spring/Summer programme (sneak preview of the first half below).  So, in the interim, while we haven't found much to talk about in w/c 10 April, in w/c 17 April (immediately after Easter) there's a minor explosion of activity that you shouldn't miss in the shape of Transform Festival in Leeds (19-22 April), plus SH!T Theatre at HOME; and Nick Cassenbaum at The Lowry. 

I'm now off to plot tomfoolery and chaos; fish themed karaoke and a funereal disco - hope to see you at Haphazard!

best

Tamsin
PS.  If you're missing WoW over Easter,  you could do us a huge favour and fill out our online survey!


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WORD OF WARNING
Performance Programme Spring 2017

Sat 1 Apr, 12-4pm. FREE | Z-arts
HAPHAZARD 2017
A free day out for the curious of all ages with an April Fool's twist.

Coming soon…
Fri 28 Apr, 7.30pm. £9/5 | Contact
TURN 2017
A whirlwind night of new northern dance.

Thu 11 + Fri 12 May, 7.30pm. £7/4 each night; see both nights for £13/7
WORKS AHEAD 2017
Two nights, two venues, four new works in development:
at Contact:  Toni-Dee Paul | Tom Cassani
at STUN Studio at Z-arts:  Chanje Kunda | Jamil Keating

warnmcr: spring forward...


So here we are officially in Spring -  the evenings are getting lighter and the old and tired among us will be moaning about the loss of an hour's sleep on Sunday!

This weekend sees the finale of SICK! including, tonight, Fri 24 Mar Ahilan Ratnamohan's Michael Essien I Want To Play As You at Contact; and tomorrow,  Sat 25 Mar Milo Rau's Five Easy Pieces at HOME.  Further afield, also on Sat 25 Mar Matthew Floyd Jones's Marksman is at the HUB, Leeds; or further still, over in Hull ReRooted takes place tonight and tomorrow (Fri 24 + Sat 25 Mar) at Humber Street Gallery.

Next week (w/c 27 Mar) sees no let-up at all - with Saturday being crunchpoint.  The Lowry has AAA Theatre's The Misfit Analysis  on Fri 31 Mar and Robert LePage's Far Side of the Moon on Sat 1 and Sun 2 Apr.  HOME welcomes the Viva! Festival including, on Fri 31 Mar + Sat 1 Apr Republica (Juan Carlos Otero, Keir Cooper, Lola Ruerda with Emma Frankland)and the truly extraordinary Sol Picós's One Hit Wonders also Sat 1 Apr. Also on Saturday, out at Worsley Village Library there's also an in immersive sound installation by Blast Theory. We at WoW, meanwhile will be fooling about at Z-arts all afternoon on Sat 1 Apr with the utterly bonkers Haphazard - think singing fish, sax-playing bears and the odd April Fool.  I'm sure there's a way of getting to all of Haphazard, Republica, Sol Picó and LePage - I'll let you know next week if I've figured it out!

Further afield Gary Clarke's Coal is at The Grand, Blackpool on Wed 29 Mar, Unlimited Theatre's Am I Dead Yet? at the HUB, Leeds on Sun 2 Apr and the lovely Levantes Dance Theatres's The Band will be at Preston's Derelict on Thu 30 Mar.

The following week (w/c 3 Apr) things the Easter slow-down starts, but you can catch Jenna Watt at WYP, Leeds or if you're up for a major outing, there's BUZZCUT (5-9 April) in Glasgow!

Have a good weekend and don't forget to change your clocks!

best

Tamsin

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Performance Programme Spring 2017

HAPHAZARD 2017
A free day out for the curious of all ages with an April Fool's twist.

warnmcr: hard working people...


This week WoW finds itself ensconced in the Studio at the Royal Exchange Theatre for the first time, for our run (yes, run!) of Nic Green's Cock and Bull (til Sat 18 Mar).  Tonight (Fri 17 Mar) is sold-out, but there are still tickets for tomorrow (Sat 18 Mar) and all I can say is *don't miss it*!

This weekend you can also still catch SICK! Festival:  today, Fri 17 Mar in Eccles c/o The Lowry there's Claire Cunningham's Guide Gods; and, at Contact,  Hetain Patel's American Man. Tomorrow, Sat 18 Mar at STUN Studio at Z-arts there's Jaamil Olawale Kosoko's Negrophobia; and at HOME, Lucas de Man's De Man in Europe
Further afield, Lydia Cottrell's Atlantis is at Bradford Theatre in the Mill, also on Sat 18 Mar.

Next week (w/c 20 Mar) sees the final week of SICK! On Wed 22 + Thu 23 Mar there's Zvizdal's Berlin at The Lowry; and Robert Softly's If These Spasms Could Speak at HOME.  On Fri 24 Mar Hiraeth is in Hulme (though I believe it's sold-out);  Ahilan Ratnamohan's Michael Essien I Want To Play As You is at Contact; and on Sat 25 Mar Milo Rau's Five Easy Pieces is at HOME.
Elsewhere, on Wed 22 Mar Gracefool Collective's Convicts + Lunatics  is at The Met, Bury; and  Catherine Hoffman's free Lunch with the StenchWench is at Live Art Bistro, Leeds; while on Sat 25 Mar Matthew Floyd Jones's Marksman is at the HUB, Leeds.

The following week (w/c 27 Mar) sees AAA Theatre and Robert LePage at The Lowry; and HOME goes all spanish with Republica and Sol Pico. Further afield Gary Clarke is in Blackpool, Levantes are in Preston and Unlimited Theatre is in Leeds.  We at WoW meanwhile will be indulging in a little all ages tomfoolery with the fourth Haphazard at Z-arts.

That's it for this week, except to say that we too are gutted to see the end of Lyn Gardner's Top Tickets in the Guardian. As audience, promoter and northern micro-counterpart we are more than conscious of the value of Lyn's work and how damaging its loss will be, particularly to those of us interested in work beyond the mainstream and outside London. We would like to add Word of Warning's voice to the 40 theatres' call to the Guardian to reconsider its decision.

best

Tamsin

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Performance Programme Spring 2017

Thu 16 — Sat 18 Mar, 7.30pm. £12/10 | Studio at the Royal Exchange Theatre
COCK AND BULL
Nic Green
Sat 1 Apr, 12noon-4pm. Free | Z-arts

HAPHAZARD 2017
A free day out for the curious of all ages with an April Fool's twist.

warnmcr: not a load of bull...



As the first glimmers of Spring see the Chancellor's icy fingers (or maybe cold feet) grapple with the self-employed, it seems fitting that we at WoW should be moving into political mode for our next outing - our first to the Royal Exchange - with the blisteringly beautiful political battering ram that is Nic Green's Cock and Bull (16-18 April).

But before that this weekend, tonight (Fri 10 Mar) you can catch Matthews + Burtin's Best of Both Worlds at Sale Waterside; while SICK! Festival is up and running: at the Whitworth with French Mottershead's Afterlife (various dates) and Bernadette Russell's Do Nice, Be Kind, Spread Happy (Sat 11 Mar); and at the Lowry with Ridiculusmus's Give Me Your Love on Fri 10 + Sat 11 Mar and Sophie Willan's On Record on Sun 12 Mar.

Further afield, to the east, Bradford Theatre in the Mill also has Sophie Willan's On Record, tonight Fri 10 Mar; Harrogate Theatres have Eurohouse on Fri 10 + Sat 11 Mar (the HUB show on Sunday is now sold-out); while in Leeds Paula Varjack's Show Me The Money is at Live Art Bistro on Sat 11 Mar. To the west, LEAP 2017 has Project O's Voodoo at Make Liverpool (c/o Unity) on Sat 11 Mar.

Next week (w/c 13 Mar)  WoW joins forces with the the Royal Exchange for Nic Green's Cock and Bull on Thu 16 - Sat 18 Mar.  It's selling very fast so don't delay!
Meanwhile SICK! continues: on Wed 15 + Fri 17 Mar at The Lowry with Claire Cunningham's Guide Gods; on Wed 15 Mar at Contact with TheatreClub's The Game + Daniel Hellmann's Traumboy; and on Sat 18 Mar at STUN Studio at Z-arts with Jaamil Olawale Kosoko's Negrophobia and at HOME Lucas de Man's De Man in Europe.
Elsewhere Mary Pearson's FoMO, mofos! is at Edge Hill on Tue 14 Mar; and Lydia Cottrell's Atlantis is at Bradford Theatre in the Mill on Sat 18 Mar.

The following week (w/c 20 Mar) SICK! enters its final week with Zvizdal, Robert Softly, Hiraeth, Michael Essien and Milo Rau. Elsewhere things slow a little though Gracefool Collective are at The Met, Bury; and in Leeds, Catherine Hoffman is at Live Art Bistro and Matthew Floyd Jones is at the HUB.

Hope to see all you hard-working people at the Exchange!

best

Tamsin

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Performance Programme Spring 2017

Thu 16 — Sat 18 Mar, 7.30pm. £12/10 | Studio at the Royal Exchange Theatre
COCK AND BULL
Nic Green
Sat 1 Apr, 12noon-4pm. Free | Z-arts

HAPHAZARD 2017
A free day out for the curious of all ages with an April Fool's twist.

warnmcr: in sickness and in health...


So, in this mixed up world, after a week of snow and woolly balaclava knitting, it's apparently now officially meteorological Spring..!  This weekend is a touch quiet but you can still catch Paul Auster's City of Glass (4-10 Mar) or further afield, Liz Rothschild's Outside the Box is at the LBT, Huddersfield on Fri 3 Mar - or you might want to use it to take a deep breath as...

...next week (w/c 6 Mar) is a whole other matter:
In Mancunia  SICK! Festival (8-25 Mar) kicks off with Hiraeth on Wed 8 Mar in Longsight (featuring Afreena Islam, Toni Dee Paul + Jamil Keating). It continues at the Whitworth with French Mottershead's Afterlife (various dates) and Bernadette Russell's Do Nice, Be Kind, Spread Happy on Sat 11 Mar; and at the Lowry, with Liz Agiss's Slap + Tickle on Thu 9 Mar, Ridiculusmus's Give Me Your Love on Fri 10 + Sat 11 Mar and Sophie Willan's On Record on Sun 12 Mar.  Beyond SICK! Sale Waterside has Matthews + Burtin's Best of Both Worlds on Fri 10 Mar.

In Liverpool LEAP 2017 (1-12 Mar) continues at the Unity Theatre, including Stop Gap Theatre's The Enormous Room on Mon 6 Mar;  Mary Pearson's FoMO MOFOs on Wed 8 Mar; Hetain Patel's American Man on Thu 9 Mar and Project O's Voodoo on Sat 11 Mar. 
Also in Liverpool, Reckless Sleepers' Negative Space is at the Capstone Theatre on Mon 6 Mar.
In Ormskirk, Edge Hill has Liz Agiss's Slap + Tickle on Tue 7 Mar (also part of LEAP) and Katy Baird's Workshy on Thu 9 Mar; while Bradford Theatre in the Mill has Sophie Willan's On Record on Fri 10 Mar.    

The following week (w/c 13 Mar) there's no let-up: SICK! continues including Claire Cunningham, TheatreClub, Daniel HellmannNegrophobia and Lucas de Man. Elsewhere Mary Pearson is at Edge Hill; Milk's Joan is at the LBT, Huddersfield; Eurohouse is at the HUB, Leeds; and Lydia Cottrell is at Bradford Theatre in the Mill.  Of course, what you won't want to miss amidst all that is Word of Warning's next outing - our first to the Royal Exchange with the tour de force that is Nic Green's Cock and Bull.

best

Tamsin

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Performance Programme Spring 2017

Thu 16 — Sat 18 Mar, 7.30pm. £12/10 | Studio at the Royal Exchange Theatre
COCK AND BULL
Nic Green
Sat 1 Apr, 12noon-4pm. Free | Z-arts

HAPHAZARD 2017
A free day out for the curious of all ages with an April Fool's twist.