REFRACT:19 at Waterside

What's on?

A  ten day summer programme bursting with experiential performance, music and events to challenge visitors of all ages to see things differently.

Refract:19 runs from Thursday 18 to Saturday 27 July, bringing together a carefully curated programme jilted from convention.

Download the Refract:19 brochure here.

Re:flect

Re:flect

Re:flect is an interactive experience created and curated by Chloe Knights and Ella Boston. As people step into the space, ...

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Catching Comets

Catching Comets

Toby discovers a comet hurtling towards Earth, so begins his mission to save the world. But he’s knocked off course ...

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Beach Body Ready

Beach Body Ready

Shaving? Tanning? Over-exercising? Cabbage-Souping? Starving? Don't bother. We're not. Grab your pals and your biscuits and watch Beach Body Ready!

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BOAR

BOAR

Armed with just himself and a chair, Lewis Doherty presents BOAR. A one man fantasy adventure tale. Prepare for arrows ...

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Space Rebel Princess

Space Rebel Princess

A fearless young princess raised for royalty but not for rocketry, dreams of becoming an astronaut. Outsmarting the confines of ...

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Malthus

Malthus

Malthus (formerly known as Lindblad) is a London-based musician, composer, producer and director from West Lancashire. A classical pianist by ...

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Landscapes

Landscapes

Sit inside Mimika’s beautiful hand made tent and experience an intimate, magical and quite unique theatre presentation which will enchant ...

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SLIME

SLIME

Being a slug is hard. Everyone thinks you’re disgusting. Slug and Caterpillar are starving, and the only leaf left in ...

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First Time

First Time

HIV+ queer artist and activist, Nathaniel Hall presents a funny and frank one-man show about attempting to stay positive in ...

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Fulfilment

Fulfilment

Robox is your personal fulfilment device. The one-click wonder, the ultimate convenience. You dream it, he delivers it. Ultimate fulfilment. ...

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Silent DisGlo

Silent DisGlo

Enjoy the legendary OKS Silent DisGlo experience, with a magical neon dance floor wonderland under the UV lights and a ...

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Grace Petrie

Grace Petrie

Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have ...

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The Hootles

The Hootles

Matt Wolff (vocals & harmonica) and Jonny Lexus (guitar & vocals) play forgotten classics, lost anthems and wonderful songs by ...

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Captive

Captive

Four dancers perform this exciting blend of dance, acrobatics and aerial work inside a large cage. Disorientated and shaken, the ...

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FaxFiction

FaxFiction

In FaxFiction, seven writers have created six brand-new short stories focusing on these old technologies, and they will perform their ...

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MAMA RACHO

MAMA RACHO

Formed in early 2018, Mama Racho are an enigmatic quintet. Originating from the city’s squat party scene, their rise has ...

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