Theatre at Waterside

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Gulliver Returns

Gulliver Returns

Gulliver Returns is a haunting new play that rips up Swift’s savage masterpiece to explore the strange places we go ...

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Dracula - Welcome to D's

Dracula - Welcome to D's

Chantry Dance Company brings you a mesmerizing new ballet for 2018. A re-imagining of the classic vampire fantasy, and inspired ...

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He Ain't Heavy

He Ain't Heavy

Performer Grania Pickard tells the story of growing up with her disabled autistic brother Sean using physical theatre, aerial circus, ...

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Macbeth - Director's Cut

Macbeth - Director's Cut

For the second time in its history, Volcano re-invents Shakespeare’s pacy, eloquent tragedy; this time with a new generation of ...

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Breaking Ground

Breaking Ground

Breaking Ground is our showcase of four of the region’s emerging and innovative theatre-makers, companies & performers as they break ...

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Sentinel

Sentinel

Lush synths and electro-rhythms mix with live vocals, data art, laser lighting & video for this captivating show inspired by ...

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The Black Cat

The Black Cat

A renegade retelling of Edgar Allan Poe's twisted tale. Two performers dismember the process of adaptation by reimagining a macabre ...

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Shackleton’s Carpenter

Shackleton’s Carpenter

Shackleton's Carpenter, Harry McNish, was the only man who challenged The Boss on the ice floes of Antarctica. Shackleton's Endurance ...

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Dorian Gray, young and exceptionally beautiful, sinks deep into a frivolous lifestyle of glamorous luxury and selfish abandon, seemingly unchanged ...

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First Time

First Time

Can you remember your first time? Nathaniel can't seem to forget his. To be fair, he has had it playing ...

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Hans Rey: Riding Life

Hans Rey: Riding Life

Hans Rey, the former World Champion, pioneer of Freeride, Mountain Bike Hall of Famer and mountain bike adventurer, will take ...

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Bouncers

Bouncers

Lucky Eric, Judd, Les and Ralph are back and telling the tales of a Yorkshire nightclub. Of lads and lasses, ...

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