What’s On

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No Idea is a mischievous look at where we were then, and where we are now. Part-verbatim theatre, part-confessional, part-comedy sketch show, with a touch of singing and dancing – these are the adventures of two friends in search of a story.

A joyful and moving musical portrait of the nineteenth century’s greatest show-biz legend, ‘Barnum’ is a colourful, dynamic spectacle full of circus, side-show legends, toe-tapping songs and immense heart.

Hardware. Software. Wetware. Witness a cyborg goddess, and confront your ultimate fear – the rising up of the feminine body.

The Antics Joke Show celebrates October with a typically hilarious mix of stand-up, sketch and improvised comedy.

Gloria was never a Swedish singer or a figure skating champion, but she dreams of it. Hanging in mid-air looking uncomfortably overdressed, she is waiting for things to happen.

Robert Lloyd Parry from Nunkie Theatre returns to Tobacco Factory Theatres this autumn to continue his M R James Project, re-telling more of M R James’s most eerie spine chillers by candlelight.

“The audience are kidnapped from their comfort behind the fourth wall and are helplessly thrust into new emotional territory.” – ★★★★★ The Upcoming

Three bouncy besties seeking some top-notch cookie hunters! Quick thinking, team playing adventurers needed to help us on our quest. Suitable for deaf audiences.

Join Life of Breath researcher, Dr Coreen McGuire, as she discusses the consequences of gender in respiratory illness through the lens of local historical cases.

Online viral sensation Louis Burgess has been dubbed as one of freshest & most exciting musical comedy acts in the UK. Louis has achieved over 50 million views worldwide for his online comedy videos, best known for his online hits “I’m Awake” and “Long Build Ups and Disappointing Drops”. Featured on Unilad, Viral Thread, Wall Of Comedy, The Poke & Metro to name a few.

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