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All of Me

Caroline Horton returns with her critically acclaimed show All of Me (the possibility of future splendour). An intimate and absurd exploration of wanting to live, wanting to die and what can happen if we sit together with the dark. Touring to UK venues from February – May 2022.

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Bite Size 2022

A day long festival offering a jam-packed taster menu of new theatre from the Midlands. Presented by China Plate & Warwick Arts Centre in partnership with Shoot Festival’s Performance: In Bloom event.

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Humans Not Heroes

Five cohorts of healthcare workers have each co-created an audio artwork based on their experiences of working throughout the ongoing pandemic. Featuring as part of the Coventry Creates 2021 digital exhibition, Thresholds by Rochi Rampal is now available.

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All of Me: The Audio

Adapted from the grudgingly hopeful, occasionally funny, multi award-winning stage show All of Me; Caroline Horton, Alex Swift & Elena Peña bring you a dark audio trip about dark things.

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All of Me: The Twine

An intimate, absurd online exploration for one player, who must navigate their own journey through this unapologetically dark show about dark things. By Caroline Horton & Alex Swift, based on the stage show All of Me.

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Anti-Racism Rider

Along with 25+ other national touring companies, we launch The Anti-Racism Touring Rider - a practical tool to make touring a safer, more welcoming, more equitable and creatively free sector to work in.

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Boats On An Ocean

An audio piece exploring the emotional impact on healthcare professionals during the pandemic, contrasted with the hero narrative.

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All of Me: The Audio

An audio version of the hit Edinburgh stage show, recorded in a living room in lockdown.

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All of Me: The Twine

An interactive digital journey through the hit Edinburgh stage show.

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On Our Way

We're On Our Way to convert bus stops along the iconic 74 route on the Soho Road into art galleries.

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Humans Not Heroes

A unique co-creation project with professional artists, to represent healthcare worker experiences of Covid-19.

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All of Me

An intimate and absurd exploration of wanting to live, wanting to die and what can happen if we sit together with the dark.

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Bite Size Festival 2022

A day long festival offering a jam-packed taster menu of new theatre from the Midlands.

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TRASH

Trash is a dark musical comedy taking the form of a crime caper. What happens when appearances and friendships become a commodity?

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Bus Boycott

This upbeat musical featuring Ska, Calypso and Pop tells the story of an epic and vital fight for fundamental human rights.

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Introducing our Project Facilitators

17th January 2022

We are delighted to welcome Project Facilitators Emily Summers & John Pickett to the team!

We are delighted to welcome Project Facilitators Emily Summers & John Pickett to the team!

Written by Emily & John

On Our Way Catching Up

21st December 2021

What's been happening so far? We're On Our Way to catch up with Nilupa and Aksana.

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On Our Way Volunteer Call Out!

21st December 2021

Love Handsworth Library? Want to create a bus stop gallery with us? We're looking for volunteers in January 2022.

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