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The Homecoming

SEASON

'Go on. Have a sip from my glass.

Sit on my lap. Take a long cool sip.

Put your head back and

open your mouth.'

Hello and Happy New Year!

We are delighted to be back for 2017 with a whole new range of touring shows, Young Actors Productions and more. We had a fantastic 2016 and we're looking forward to building on this success in the New Year as part of our Homecoming Season.

Over Easter, our Young Actors Company will return with The Rover. Written by Britain's first female playwright, this swashbuckling rollercoaster will bring a fitting close to our Shakespeare's Contempoaries Season.

 

We're delighted to announce our first paid work scheme this year, as we invite new creatives to design, produce and direct shows with us. Cast and crew will be getting paid in a massive milestone for us. The House of Bernarda Alba and The Homecoming will be presented between May-July as part of the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival.

 

Our season finale will take us back to Smock Alley in

Dublin in August. In the fashion of our Hamlet - Midsummer double-bill in the city in 2015, we will return to Ireland with a blood-soaked Richard III and a new version of the Greek tragedy, The Oresteia.

 

We look forward to sharing the process with you.

 

Karl Falconer, Artistic Director

'One of the greatest performances in recent memory'

Company One are an ensemble of actors working together to create work from home and on tour.

We produce a range of classical theatre productions for audiences across the UK and Ireland, and are committed to supporting access to, and engagement in, the arts for people in the North of England. We want to work with people who we believe have genuine talent and give them the training and performance opportunities they deserve to get themselves noticed. Recruitment takes place regularly:
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has opened up new avenues for students and teachers in tackling the curriculum

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Shakespeare's Contemporaries

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Our next auditions are held in April 2017.

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A season of classical training in the works of Shakespeare's Contemporaries.
Open to 13-24 Year Olds.
Auditions Held in September and April.

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A season of plays about power, love, lust and redemption.

Our 9th Year will see us celebrate new creative voices with our first ever paid work scheme.

2017 - Year 9

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Ruth, The Homecoming.
Harold Pinter

NoMoreWorkHorse
King Lear

Anthony Scott
Young Actors Company

Rhiannon Wolff
Company One

Anthony Scott
Young Actors Company

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