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We're Hiring!

Are you passionate about providing inspiring and impactful opportunities for the next generation of audiences and theatre makers? China Plate are recruiting for maternity cover for our Engagement & Participation Producer.

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Artist Callout!

Calling Birmingham-Based Artists & Creatives: Our Associate Producers Aksana & Diandra would love to connect with artists interested in exploring community, protest & intergenerational stories, alongside our new musical Bus Boycott – in association with Birmingham Hippodrome.

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Gin Craze!

A booze-soaked love ballad from the women of Gin Lane. Come on a journey through the joyous excesses of Hogarth’s Britain in this anarchic, ingenious and irreverent new musical. By April de Angelis & Lucy Rivers.

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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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Where I Go

(When I Can't Be Where I Am) A short film about love, isolation and living with chronic pain by Rachel Bagshaw & Chris Thorpe. Commissioned as part of BBC Arts Culture in Quarantine series - Filmed in Lockdown.

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Boats On An Ocean

A short audio piece by Nick Walker, exploring the emotional impact on healthcare professionals during the Covid-19 pandemic. Featuring as part of the Coventry Creates online digital exhibition.

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Warwick Christmas Lectures

An annual science extravaganza goes digital – enjoy free online lectures by six intrepid Physicists from the University of Warwick, featuring mind-boggling experiments for budding young scientists. Supported by Warwick Arts Centre & China Plate.

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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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It Gets Lighter From Here

A Midlands wide digital initiative providing multiple moments of hope, happiness and possibility for the future

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Status

We all have a nationality. Or almost all of us. Status is a show about someone who doesn't want his any more.

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All of Me

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

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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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Artists & Creatives Callout

26th February 2021

Calling Birmingham-Based Artists & Creatives – we want to work with you!

Calling Birmingham-Based Artists & Creatives – we want to work with you!

Written by Aksana & Diandra

RISE: Career & Networking event

25th February 2021

Hear from inspirational speakers, sharing their career journeys and advice to inspire you to RISE to your arts career.

Written by Andrea

Introducing our Associate Producers

17th February 2021

We are delighted to welcome Associate Producers Aksana Khan and Diandra McCalla to the China Plate team!

Written by Aksana & Diandra

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Engagement & Participation Producer (Maternity Cover)

Are you passionate about working with schools, young people and communities? We are recruiting for maternity cover for our Engagement & Participation Producer....

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