Labyrinth

Labyrinth

“Today I killed a man. 

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

(In addition to this online show, John Callaghan will be performing LIVE at the Spiegeltent on 14th June 2021!) https://www. 

Fragments

Fragments

Fragments is a triple bill of new audio plays, featuring some of the most exciting regional writers from Sussex and the South East. 

Anne Bayne of Duddingston Loch

Anne Bayne of Duddingston Loch

In 1738, living amongst her trinkets in the Edinburgh family home, Anne Bayne waits for her beau, Allan Ramsay, to return from studying Rococo in Rome. 

Play In Your Bathtub 2.0

Play In Your Bathtub 2.0

This Is Not A Theatre Company is pleased to present its live, site-specific, participatory, multi-sensory Play in Your Bathtub 2. 

Planet of the Grapes - Live on Demand

Planet of the Grapes - Live on Demand

The Victorian era’s toy theatre movement collides with digital theatre in this live performance video capture of Peter Michael Marino’s internationally-acclaimed, epic, table-top… 

Django in Pain

Django in Pain

A day will come when you might need to kill a wolf; a mad wolf out there, or a wolf inside of you. 

The Shack

The Shack

THE SHACK is a story about a Shack, who is telling a story about Buti’s daily life amidst his daily struggles in the immediate and greater environment he lives in, more especially … 

落叶归根 (Luò yè guī gēn) Getting Home

落叶归根 (Luò yè guī gēn) Getting Home

Wah, life is damn good. 

Earth & Fire, Water & Air by Vince Licata

Earth & Fire, Water & Air by Vince Licata

The true stories of four real astronauts, united by a common purpose and fate many years apart, four heroes who helped change the course of human history and push the world forward… 

Petrol and Neurons by Vince LiCata

Petrol and Neurons by Vince LiCata

Two short humorous online plays about love, oil, money and neurobiology. 

SpaceXPat by Vince LiCata

SpaceXPat by Vince LiCata

Summer 2020. 

The Tragedy of Dorian Gray - The Film

The Tragedy of Dorian Gray - The Film

It’s 1965, the world has changed & London is swinging. 

A Little Drape of Heaven

A Little Drape of Heaven

A precious and unique sari awaits the presence of a boy to pull them out of the closet and drape them on his slender shoulders. 

Rough Night

Rough Night

Still recovering from the weekend? As usual, you get online and start flicking through social media to see what have your friends been up to. 

Tree Confessions

Tree Confessions

In a landmark study, a scientist learned everything about how trees communicate — or did she? One tree tells the story of what really happened. 

The Control Project

The Control Project

Dance and digital worlds collide on this journey exploring choice and control. 

The Control Project

The Control Project

Dance and digital worlds collide on this journey exploring choice and control. 

And.Breathe.Repeat.

And.Breathe.Repeat.

They say music is the soundtrack to our lives, but what happens when we get stuck on repeat? Often dark, sometimes funny, occasionally quirky, but always refreshingly honest, thi… 

Certain Songs for Uncertain times

Certain Songs for Uncertain times

Exert from the show ‘Certain Songs for Uncertain Times’, recorded in June 2020 at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg for the National Arts Festival Makhanda. 

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

Whether we care to admit it or not, in some way, shape or form, we are all intrigued by pirates. 

Sandhill Manor

Sandhill Manor

The peculiar residents of a higgledy-piggledy house are haunted by strange happenings. 

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

Inspired by the world’s most fearsome female pirates, two modern-day political mutineers join forces to take down an all-powerful tech billionaire and inspire a lost generation. 

And.Breath.Repeat.

And.Breath.Repeat.

Created and performed by graduates of the University of Worcester’s MTheatre course, an integrated masters in touring theatre which gives students the skills and experience they … 

Sandhill Manor

Sandhill Manor

The peculiar residents of a higgledy-piggledy house are haunted by strange happenings. 

And.Breathe.Repeat.

And.Breathe.Repeat.

They say music is the soundtrack to our lives, but what happens when we get stuck on repeat? Often dark, sometimes funny, occasionally quirky, but always refreshingly honest, thi… 

Me, MS and I

Me, MS and I

Created and performed by graduates of the University of Worcester’s MTheatre course, an integrated masters in touring theatre which gives students the skills and experience they … 

Me, MS and I

Me, MS and I

Created and performed by graduates of the University of Worcester’s MTheatre course, an integrated masters in touring theatre which gives students the skills and experience they … 

Sussex Festival of Ideas

Sussex Festival of Ideas

A free, four-day festival celebrating the work of the newly-formed School of Media, Arts and Humanities and local partners. 

Sussex Festival of Ideas

Sussex Festival of Ideas

A free, four-day festival celebrating the work of the newly-formed School of Media, Arts and Humanities and local partners. 

Voices From Home

Voices From Home

Voices From Home is a curated selection of short audio plays, featuring the most exciting emerging writers from the South East. 

Voices From Home

Voices From Home

Voices From Home is a curated selection of short audio plays, featuring the most exciting emerging writers from the South East. 

Punk Your Spirit

Punk Your Spirit

Going Primal – Chapter 2: Punk your Spirit: Three solo acts of humans unleashing their own inner spirits. 

Sleeping Beauties

Sleeping Beauties

“It’s time to start dreaming. 

Sleeping Beauties

Sleeping Beauties

“There are almost no words for how marvellous this evening was. 

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

Neo-classical electronic composer King Jamsheed brings together a year’s work. 

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

This evocative new play by Australian playwright Melissa-Kelly Franklin tells the story of a couple living in a world ravaged by climate change. 

The King of Broken Things

The King of Broken Things

A journey into the broken heart of a young boy, who, through creativity, imagination, and determination, teaches us that the rehabilitation of things broken and discarded gets to i… 

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The story follows Delvin, a black British teenager as he discovers the wrath of police brutality at the same time as the rise of the Black Power Movement in London in the late 1960… 

Drishti

Drishti

‘Drishti’ (‘Gaze’) looks at our shifting perspectives under lockdown during Covid-19. 

This is Not a Solo Dance

This is Not a Solo Dance

The mandarin character ‘woman (女)’ has three strokes; it’s expected to be written in a set order. 

MEETING

MEETING

MEETING is a short “Zama” (Zoom Drama) about the most awkward meeting imaginable on Zoom - and given that almost every meeting on Zoom is awkward, you can imagine just how awkward … 

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

One of Lancashire’s famous sons decides whether to continue his life following fashion or find redemption in his family’s eyes. 

Mommy Monster

Mommy Monster

April Wish’s second solo show is shrouded in dandelions, smothered in butterfly kisses and buried in laundry. 

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

Neo-classical electronic composer King Jamsheed brings together a year’s work in livestream. 

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

The tradition of telling ghost stories reaches back many centuries and we’re keeping that custom alive with a visit from everyone’s favourite 17th-century monsterologist, Profe… 

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

The play takes liberties, for laughs, with the biographies of the famous political rivals. 

The Old House

The Old House

Memory, loss, mother-daughter relationships and the hokey-cokey. 

Balanced.Connected. Grounded.

Balanced.Connected. Grounded.

Nature has a healing power! With my products and my workshops I aim to connect people with our natural environment. 

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Artificial Intelligence is on the way, and it will be powerful. 

The Tempest

The Tempest

A storm out at sea; an island of magic and spirits; a tale of romance and revenge. 

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

This evocative new play by Australian playwright Melissa-Kelly Franklin tells the story of a couple living in a world ravaged by climate change. 

Spirit of Africa

Spirit of Africa

‘Spirit of Africa’ is musical narration of the joys, the sorrows and the passion of Africa all unfolding in rhythmic elements, melodious harmonies and heart-gripping moments. 

Tonedeath

Tonedeath

Have you ever laughed at someone’s sad story? Comedy and tragedy are traditionally treated as polar opposites. 

The 2-Man Importance of Being Earnest

The 2-Man Importance of Being Earnest

A 20-minute two-man version of the Oscar Wilde classic play ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’, adapted and performed by Jon Haynes and David Woods of Ridiculusmus and directed by J… 

The Preacher

The Preacher

Performing remotely to no audience, comedian Dave Davidson struggles to maintain the momentum in his act. 

Jerk

Jerk

Ivan, Ellen and Simon work in the brain of a young man, and it’s their job to keep him happy, fulfilled and safe. 

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

A special virtual tour of Brighton Palace Pier, revealing its amazing history. 

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

A haunting tale of a woman on the edge, entangled by her raw love and lust for three women. 

The Travesty of Richard III

The Travesty of Richard III

Join a cast of two, but a whole host of characters, as they boldly romp through The Bard’s chilling tale of plots, prophecies and power. 

MOYA

MOYA

“I just watched the film, and I LOVED every second of it. 

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

In the early 90s, Australian comedian Tania Lacy was so famous she couldn’t walk down the street without being mobbed. 

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A stolen backpack, a break-up and a global pandemic: Austrian’s most famous (and only) lesbian is ready to become British. 

The 17th Century Show

The 17th Century Show

The tradition of telling ghost stories reaches back many centuries and we’re keeping that custom alive with a visit from everyone’s favourite 17th-century monsterologist, Profe… 

The Book of Snorin' - Sleep Apnea the Musical

The Book of Snorin' - Sleep Apnea the Musical

After a sold-out debut season at the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the world’s first comedy show about sleep apnea is here. 

Treasure: What Would You Save?

Treasure: What Would You Save?

If you had a house fire what single item would you save? Treasure reveals the surprising and often touching stories that people have about the one thing they would hate to lose. 

Domination

Domination

‘Domination’ is our expression of how the lives of non-whites were affected over the last few centuries up until today, because of the colonial system and our traditional leaders a… 

Domination

Domination

‘Domination’ is our expression of how the lives of non-whites were affected over the last few centuries up until today, because of the colonial system and our traditional leaders a… 

Trigger Happy Visualised

Trigger Happy Visualised

Man, body, music and light as one. 

Treasure: What Would You Save?

Treasure: What Would You Save?

If you had a house fire what single item would you save? Treasure reveals the surprising and often touching stories that people have about the one thing they would hate to lose. 

Nowhere People

Nowhere People

Kinsmen: ‘Nowhere People’ is a South African production that extends on themes investigated in their debut album ‘Window to the Ashram’, 2017. 

I love Krishna

I love Krishna

I love Krishna is a compilation of videos of songs performed by Shashika Mooruth in which she sings about her love for Krishna, the flute player God of India. 

The King of Broken Things

The King of Broken Things

A journey into the broken heart of a young boy, who, through creativity, imagination, and determination, teaches us that the rehabilitation of things broken and discarded gets to i… 

Balanced.Connected.Grounded.

Balanced.Connected.Grounded.

Balanced. 

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The story follows Delvin, a black British teenager as he discovers the wrath of police brutality at the same time as the rise of the Black Power Movement in London in the late 1960… 

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

Spiegeltent regular John Callaghan has performed his thoughtful and spiky electronica for record labels like Warp and as one half of comedy duo Eccentronic. 

This is Not a Solo Dance

This is Not a Solo Dance

The mandarin character ‘woman’ has three strokes, it’s expected to be written in a set order. 

Lord of Life

Lord of Life

Lord of Life Winner of a Standard Bank Ovation Award for innovation and excellence at the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival, South Africa. 

Nowhere People

Nowhere People

Kinsmen: ‘Nowhere People’ is a South African production that extends on themes investigated in their debut album ‘Window to the Ashram’, 2017. 

MEETING

MEETING

MEETING is a short “Zama” (Zoom Drama) about the most awkward meeting imaginable on Zoom - and given that almost every meeting on Zoom is awkward, you can imagine just how awkward … 

GILES

GILES

‘GILES’, the 30 min online live comedy by Frederic Blanchette. 

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

A unique two-woman retelling of F. 

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

Professor Edvard Von Goosechaser is the leading 17th Century monsterologist promising to entertain us with his Anglo-Saxon insult-based humour. 

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

Filmed in Autumn 2020, with support from Arts Council England, this 40 minute video tells the story of John, a carpenter who comes to Chesterfield to work on the new spire. 

Sparkly Bird

Sparkly Bird

How do you live after your sister dies by her own hand? You mourn. 

The Tower & The Tree

The Tower & The Tree

‘The Tower & The Tree’ – A South African 2020 Standard Bank Ovation Winner. 

Sparkly Bird

Sparkly Bird

A journey through the last months of a young woman with depression, told via original song, dance, visuals, and aerial performance. 

Lord of Life

Lord of Life

Lord of Life Winner of a Standard Bank Ovation Award for innovation and excellence at the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival, South Africa. 

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

One of Lancashire’s famous sons decides whether to continue his life following fashion or find something that makes him happy before he hits middle age. 

Spirit of Africa

Spirit of Africa

‘Spirit of Africa’ is musical narration of the joys, the sorrows and the passion of Africa all unfolding in rhythmic elements, melodious harmonies and heart-gripping moments. 

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

Moral obligations? Masked men? Ah, the story of Edna and Sarah’s lives. 

The Old House

The Old House

Memory, loss, mother-daughter relationships and the hokey-cokey. 

The Tower & The Tree

The Tower & The Tree

‘The Tower & The Tree’ – A South African 2020 Standard Bank Ovation Winner. 

Beast in Him

Beast in Him

25 young people from Walmer Township tell of the blunt, harsh reality faced by women and young girls who lose hope and give in to the tragedy of abusive behaviour by their fathers … 

The Cinnamon Shop

The Cinnamon Shop

“There is no such thing as dead matter. 

Beast in Him

Beast in Him

25 young people from Walmer Township tell of the blunt, harsh reality faced by women and young girls who lose hope and give in to the tragedy of abusive behaviour by their fathers … 

The Tempest

The Tempest

A storm out at sea; an island of magic and spirits; a tale of romance and revenge. 

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

The play takes liberties, for laughs, with the biographies of the famous political rivals. 

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

‘Out! Why, what could have taken you out on Tuesday? What did you have to do?’ ‘Nothing. 

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Artificial Intelligence is on the way, and it will be powerful. 

Fringe Academy: How to Crowdfund

Fringe Academy: How to Crowdfund

The arts and creative industries have been hit hard by the consequences of the pandemic, but Crowdfunder is here to help. 

A Red Square

A Red Square

Everything about A Red Square is different. 

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

Filmed in Autumn 2020, with support from Arts Council England, this 40 minute video tells the story of John, a carpenter who comes to Chesterfield to work on the new spire. 

GILES

GILES

‘GILES’, the 30 min online live comedy by Frederic Blanchette. 

Born Slippy

Born Slippy

Ever seen a twenty-three year old born on stage? Shot out of a tent-like vagina, wriggle through a kids play tube, just to meet you! Join me, Melina Grace Bryant on a journey lik… 

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

“Today I killed a man. 

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow a standard bank ovation award winner production from the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival will be part of the Brighton fringe 2021. 

The Book of Snorin': Sleep Apnea the Musical

The Book of Snorin': Sleep Apnea the Musical

After a sold-out debut season at the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the world’s first comedy show about sleep apnea is here. 

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow a standard bank ovation award winner production from the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival will be part of the Brighton fringe 2021. 

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: ‘Seriously Interrupted Millennial’ also known as ‘S. 

Born Slippy

Born Slippy

Ever seen a twenty-three year old born on stage? Shot out of a tent-like vagina, wriggle through a kids play tube, just to meet you! Join me, Melina Grace Bryant on a journey lik… 

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Mock the Greek was a show that sent up the myths and legends of Greece. 

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Behold! A tale of trial and tribulation - these so-called myths that made our impoverished nation! Join Deetrius the Great in this “Horrible Histories meets Monty Python” comedy a… 

Trigger Happy Visualised

Trigger Happy Visualised

Man, body, music and light as one. 

The Cinnamon Shop

The Cinnamon Shop

“There is no such thing as dead matter. 

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

A haunting tale of a woman on the edge, entangled by her raw love and lust for three women. 

A Mighty Fall from Grace

A Mighty Fall from Grace

Jake Thompson is a West Yorkshire based actor/writer, who’s debut play ‘A Mighty Fall from Grace’ tells a gritty, relatable story, about the demise of the Bradford Bulls rugby leag… 

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: ‘Seriously Interrupted Millennial’ also known as ‘S. 

The Preacher

The Preacher

Performing remotely to no audience, comedian Dave Davidson struggles to maintain the momentum in his act. 

Jerk

Jerk

If you took the E4 teen drama Skins and combined it with Disney’s Inside Out, the by-product would be something similar to that of Jerk. 

Drishti

Drishti

‘Drishti’ (‘Gaze’) looks at our shifting perspectives under lockdown during Covid-19. 

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A stolen backpack, a break-up and a global pandemic: Austrian’s most famous (and only) lesbian is ready to become British. 

The Travesty of Richard III

The Travesty of Richard III

Join a cast of two, but a whole host of characters, as they boldly romp through The Bard’s chilling tale of plots, prophecies and power. 

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella is a music group with a passion for experimental acapella. 

MOYA

MOYA

This is Zip Zap reinvented. 

A Red Square

A Red Square

After a sold-out season around Australia, experimental theatre company Pony Cam are bringing their award-winning new work to the UK. 

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

A special virtual tour of Brighton Palace Pier, revealing its amazing history. 

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

How have ways of seeing and being seen reshaped the nuances of accessibility under lockdown? Three film vignettes released throughout the year explore the subjective relationships… 

Women Hold Up the Sky

Women Hold Up the Sky

‘Women Hold Up the Sky’ tells the story of how women activists affected by mining and other forms of large-scale extractives in South Africa, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of … 

Clean: The Musical Online

Clean: The Musical Online

Based on the winner of Brighton Fringe 2019’s Best New Play, ‘Clean: The Musical’ tells the tales of women of laundry hill area, Brighton since 1870 and is a rousing celebration … 

Women Hold Up the Sky

Women Hold Up the Sky

‘Women Hold Up the Sky’ tells the story of how women activists affected by mining and other forms of large-scale extractives in South Africa, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of … 

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella is a music group with a passion for experimental acapella. 

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Locally-composed Cape jazz produced at the foot of Table Mountain. 

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Locally-composed Cape jazz produced at the foot of Table Mountain. 

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

In the early 90s, Australian comedian Tania Lacy was so famous she couldn’t walk down the street without being mobbed. 

I love Krishna

I love Krishna

I love Krishna is a compilation of videos of songs performed by Shashika Mooruth in which she sings about her love for Krishna, the flute player God of India. 

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

How have ways of seeing and being seen reshaped the nuances of accessibility under lockdown? Three film vignettes released throughout the year explore the subjective relationships… 

MNQUMA

MNQUMA

A story about a man in a quest to reconnect to his roots and reclaim the legacy of his ancestors. 

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

A unique two-woman retelling of F. 

MNQUMA

MNQUMA

A story about a man in a quest to reconnect to his roots and reclaim the legacy of his ancestors. 

Clean: The Musical Online

Clean: The Musical Online

Based on the winner of Brighton Fringe 2019’s Best New Play, ‘Clean: The Musical’ tells the tales of women of laundry hill area, Brighton since 1870 and is a rousing celebration …