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Chickenshed
Chase Side, Southgate
London
N14 4PE
020 8292 9222
info@chickenshed.org.uk
http://www.chickenshed.org.uk/
Nearest Tube/Train Station:
Oakwood Tube Station
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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - New Writing Genre - Drama
as the mother of a brown boy
On from 11 Jul 2007 to 28 Jul 2007
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

“as the mother of a brown boy…” is a real and disturbing story of how we live and the search for identity in a multi-racial society.

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Musical Genre - Drama Genre - Comedy Genre - Classic
A Christmas Carol
On from 28 Nov 2007 to 12 Jan 2008
Chickenshed
by Charles Dickens

Chickenshed, the award winning theatre company, presents an exciting and magical Christmas production for all the family.

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15 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
Yard Gal
On from 12 Feb 2008 to 01 Mar 2008
Chickenshed
by Rebecca Prichard

Yard Gal is a contemporary two-hander that captures the struggle, spirit and heartache of life on the streets.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Musical Genre - Drama
“as the mother of a brown boy…”
On from 07 May 2008 to 08 May 2008
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

An original and exciting production combining dance, physical theatre, music and multimedia.

Tickets: £11, concessions: £7
Starting time: 8.00pm

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Musical Genre - Drama
“as the mother of a brown boy…”
On from 05 Jun 2008 to 06 Jun 2008
Chickenshed
by by Chickenshed

An original and exciting production combining dance, physical theatre, music and multimedia.

Location:
Toynbee Studios
28 Commercial Street
London E1 6AB

Tickets: £10, concessions: £7
Starting time: 7.30pm

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Fairies' Tale
On from 24 Jul 2008 to 06 Aug 2008
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Told using live music, physical theatre and puppets, this is no ordinary fairy tale, this is THE fairies' tale.

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Musical Genre - Drama
The Twelve Days of Christmas
On from 03 Dec 2008 to 17 Jan 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A new and exciting production from the award winning Chickenshed using the traditional Christmas song as inspiration for an original, modern festive show.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Musical
In Watermelon Sugar
On from 25 Feb 2009 to 28 Feb 2009
Chickenshed
by using text from the novel by Richard Brautigan

A studio theatre dance production following the lives of three people from a simple community.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Musical
The Attraction
On from 18 Mar 2009 to 04 Apr 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A powerful story of life, love and loss.

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12 and above - recommended age group
Crime of the Century
On from 09 Jul 2009 to 11 Jul 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Chickenshed’s explosive dance theatre company turns its attention to the proliferation of knife crime amongst young people and the terrible consequences of one fatal moment!

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Genre - Kids Theatre
The One and Only Double Bill Trilogy Quartet
On from 29 Jul 2009 to 07 Aug 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A children's show that will take you on a magical, musical, colourful journey of adventure.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales Heroes
On from 29 Jul 2009 to 07 Aug 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Step into a world of music and magic....

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12 and above - recommended age group
Crime of the Century
On from 07 Aug 2009 to 30 Aug 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

At the Edinburgh Festival Fringe – A powerful and compelling dance theatre production exploring the themes of knife crime in the UK.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales from the Shed
On from 09 Oct 2009 to 31 Oct 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Interactive Children's shows for under 7 year olds. Step into a world of music, magic and mayhem

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Musical
35 Magical Years of Chickenshed
On from 17 Nov 2009 to 17 Nov 2009
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Chickenshed's spectacular 35th Anniversary Gala Performance at The Royal Albert Hall

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Musical
Pinocchio
On from 09 Dec 2009 to 16 Jan 2010
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Chickenshed's heartwarming version of this timeless classic with mountains of music, sensational dance, loads of laugher, a few tears but plenty of drama!

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Genre - Musical
A Midsummer Night's Dream
On from 12 Mar 2010 to 27 Mar 2010
Chickenshed
by William Shakespeare

Chickenshed’s glorious production of the Bard’s popular play sees song and dance added to the glorious text with just a touch of magic and mischief!

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales from the Shed
On from 16 Dec 2010 to 16 Dec 2010
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed is Chickenshed's nationally acclaimed production for children. It brings both original and traditional stories to life, in a land of colour, characters and fun.

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - New Writing Genre - Musical Genre - Comedy
Badjelly's Bad Christmas
On from 01 Dec 2010 to 15 Jan 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

This festive season, Chickenshed takes you on a magical musical journey through a treasury of Spike Milligan's best-loved children's characters.

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Genre - Musical
It's Clazzical!!
On from 28 Jan 2011 to 28 Jan 2011
Chickenshed
by Jazz Shed

A feast of blues, ballads, be-bop, funk and latin Jazz to produce a stunning, original sound to captivate lovers of both classical and contemporary jazz.

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Jacqui Hicks Sextet
On from 21 Feb 2011 to 21 Feb 2011
Chickenshed
by Jazz at Chickenshed

Famed for her work with ‘Shakatak and Julian Marc Stringle’s Dream Band, Jacqui Hicks performs at Chickenshed.

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Genre - Kids Theatre
Easter Shed
On from 11 Apr 2011 to 15 Mar 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Create a show in just a week!

With that much going on you’ll have no time to even think about Easter Eggs!

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Musical
The King's Web
On from 04 Mar 2011 to 17 Mar 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

An inspiring story of love and rebellion

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Saturday Shed
On from 29 Jan 2011 to 19 Mar 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Saturday Shed is for anyone between the ages of 6-12 and is delivered by Chickenshed’s highly experienced and energetic performers and Workshop Leaders!

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Saturday Shed- Summer Season
On from 21 Mar 2011 to 21 Mar 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Saturday Shed is for anyone between the ages of 6-12 and is delivered by Chickenshed’s highly experienced and energetic performers and Workshop Leaders.

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Jo Collins 'Rocks!' Chickenshed
On from 26 Mar 2011 to 26 Mar 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

As a unique preview of our forthcoming fundraiser, Jo Collins will perform a, never before heard, Hard Rock Medley!

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales Big Day Out - A Mini-Festival For 0-7 Yrs.
On from 30 Apr 2011 to 30 Apr 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

This is a perfect opportunity to enjoy a family day out with Chickenshed.

Starts at 2.30pm and last 2 hours 30 minutes.

Bar and Garden.

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Jo Collins and Friends
On from 07 May 2011 to 07 May 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

You're sure to find yourself singing along...

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A Place of our Own
On from 13 May 2011 to 13 May 2011
Chickenshed
by John Bull, Jo Collins and Mary Ward

Join us in celebrating a piece of Chickenshed history.

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An Evening with Liane Carroll
On from 27 May 2011 to 27 May 2011
Chickenshed
by Jazz at Chickenshed

Jazz Shed are proud to bring back Liane Carroll

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Classic
Opera Holland Park at Chickenshed
On from 12 Jun 2011 to 12 Jun 2011
Chickenshed
by Opera Holland Park at Chickenshed Theatre

Amphitheatre and Bar

Singers from the award-winning Opera Holland Park (named Best Opera Company in the Sunday Times Review 2010) will present a sensational outdoor summer concert.

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Opera Holland Park
On from 12 Jun 2011 to 12 Jun 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Singers from the award-winning Opera Holland Park (named Best Opera Company in the Sunday Times Review 2010) will present a sensational outdoor summer concert.

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Genre - Comedy Genre - Drama
Comedy & Variety Night
On from 16 Jun 2011 to 16 Jun 2011
Chickenshed
by With Alex Horne - MC & Host

Perrier Award Nominee and Chortle Award winner Alex Horne hosts an unforgettable night of all round entertainment.

Recommended for 16 + years.

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18 and above - recommended age group
Theatre Workshop - Creative Platform
On from 05 May 2011 to 30 Jun 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Adults over the age of 21 are given the opportunity to develop their performing skills and creative ideas using Chickenshed’s methods and practices.

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Genre - Musical Genre - Drama
One Fine Day
On from 26 May 2011 to 02 Jul 2011
Chickenshed
by Chcikenshed

One Fine Day follows on from Crime of the Century and ‘as the mother of a brown boy...’

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Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales from the Shed-Summer 2011
On from 06 May 2011 to 16 Jul 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Each show is different, but all shows creatively help to improve literacy, numeracy and communication skills. More Tales performances start in Autumn.

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15 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama Genre - New Writing
The Rain That Washes
On from 10 Aug 2011 to 10 Aug 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

An epic journey through Zimbabwe's turbulent history

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15 and above - recommended age group Genre - New Writing Genre - Drama
Duty
On from 27 Sep 2011 to 08 Oct 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Three plays. Three eras. Three wars.
An exploration of class, Englishness and duty

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Chickenshed's Tales from the Big Shed
On from 10 Dec 2011 to 17 Dec 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

This is a big show in a big space at the famous Chickenshed Theatre in north London. Having just gone on tour, Can-Can, The Blue Monster and the Tales team come back for a gig in their home town!

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Chickenshed On Tour: Christmas Tales at Dugdale Centre
On from 19 Dec 2011 to 20 Dec 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

This year we're delighted to announce that we're taking our Christmas Tales show to the Dugdale Centre in Enfield Town! All the usual Tales fun but in a brand new home!

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Chickenshed's Christmas Tales
On from 21 Dec 2011 to 23 Dec 2011
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

This Christmas, the Tales from the Shed team present a full-on family Talesomime (a pantomime starring all your favourite Tales characters).

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre Genre - New Writing Genre - Musical
Chickenshed's Cinderella
On from 07 Dec 2011 to 14 Jan 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Chickenshed present
Cinderella
At Chickenshed
Wednesday 30th November – Saturday 14th January

Chickenshed's spectacular new version of Cinderella takes all the familiar and traditional elements of this much-loved fairy tale, and serves them up with a modern twist. An unforgettable musical extravaganza with a cast of hundreds, this is the festive show that you will never forget!

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - New Writing
Chickenshed's Emerging Writers Week
On from 15 Feb 2012 to 18 Feb 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Our Studio Theatre is showcasing a festival of exciting and eclectic new work from company writers and creators currently being nurtured through the Chickenshed Writers’ Group.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Chickenshed On Tour: Tales from the Shed at Chelsea Academy
On from 25 Feb 2012 to 25 Feb 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed extends its tour into 2012 with a return to Chelsea Academy.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - New Writing Genre - Musical Genre - Drama
Chickenshed's Shakespeare's Island - Spring Production 2012
On from 02 Mar 2012 to 15 Mar 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

How did Shakespeare imagine he might be remembered? Transported back to the island he created in The Tempest, Shakespeare magically journeys through past plays and characters in a desperate attempt to convince both himself and the world of his lasting legacy.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Chickenshed's Tales from the Shed - Spring Season 2012
On from 03 Feb 2012 to 24 Mar 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Each show is different, but all shows use the very best in Early Years education practice to creatively improve literacy, numeracy and communication skills.

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Genre - New Writing Genre - Classic
Adult Theatre Workshops - Creative Platform
On from 28 Mar 2012 to 28 Mar 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Adult Theatre Workshops for 21+

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Genre - Classic Genre - Drama Genre - Musical Genre - Kids Theatre
Sunshine on A Rainy Day
On from 12 May 2012 to 12 May 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A Festival of Arts and Culture from Southern Africa presented by Chickenshed and Border Crossings

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Genre - New Writing Genre - Classic
Adult Theatre Workshops - Creative Platform
On from 26 Apr 2012 to 17 May 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Performance workshops for 21+

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales from The Shed
On from 04 May 2012 to 26 May 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from The Shed are highly entertaining interactive theatre shows that are perfect for young children.

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Genre - Kids Theatre
Saturday Shed
On from 05 May 2012 to 26 May 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Performance workshops for 6 – 12 year olds.

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Genre - Musical
Sondheim and Me
On from 27 May 2012 to 27 May 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Join three-time Olivier award-winner and one of Britain's leading musical stars, Maria Friedman, for an intimate evening of music and conversation.

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Genre - Kids Theatre
Story Tales
On from 09 Jun 2012 to 09 Jun 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A celebration of Tales and story-telling

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales 0n Tour at Dugdale Centre
On from 08 Jun 2012 to 23 Jun 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed – hugely entertaining shows for 0 – 7 years

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Tales from The Shed
On from 29 Jun 2012 to 14 Jul 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from The Shed are highly entertaining interactive theatre shows that are perfect for young children.

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Genre - Kids Theatre
Saturday Shed
On from 30 Jun 2012 to 14 Jul 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Performance workshops for 6 – 12 year olds

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Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales Big Day Out
On from 21 Jul 2012 to 22 Jul 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A Mini Festival for 0-7 year olds and a perfect opportunity to enjoy a family day out.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Run, Brer Rabbit, Run
On from 26 Jul 2012 to 04 Aug 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Much loved characters from Brer Rabbit cause mayhem when they collide with the present day London Olympics

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Genre - Musical Genre - Drama
The Rain That Washes
On from 17 Sep 2012 to 06 Oct 2012
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

This beautifully realised one-man production tells the true and compelling story of a young man growing up in turbulent Zimbabwe.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Comedy Genre - Drama
Can't Pay? Won't Pay!
On from 10 Oct 2012 to 27 Oct 2012
Chickenshed
by Dario Fo

Dario Fo’s classic riotous comedy offers the perfect antidote in these uncertain financial times. A fast, furious, frantic, farcical fable!

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales at the Dugdale Centre
On from 07 Mar 2013 to 09 Mar 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed are hugely popular interactive performances for our youngest audiences, aged 0-7.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Musical Genre - Classic
Globaleyes 2013
On from 08 Mar 2013 to 17 Mar 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Globaleyes 2013 a passionate, emotive and vibrant show first performed in 2002 and now reimagined to return to Chickenshed for our large scale cast in 2013.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales from the Shed
On from 01 Mar 2013 to 23 Mar 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed are Chickenshed's hugely popular interactive performances for our youngest audiences, aged 0-7 which take children and performers on a theatrical journey to meet zany characters.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
Consumed
On from 20 Mar 2013 to 23 Mar 2013
Chickenshed
by Border Crossings

Sex, money and the world wide web: Border Crossings presents a strange love story in a virtual world.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
The Rain That Washes
On from 02 May 2012 to 19 Apr 2013
Chickenshed
by Dave Carey

A young man's compelling story of growing up in turbulent Zimbabwe. This true story is poignant, political and, most of all, personal.

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15 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
All I've Known
On from 01 May 2013 to 18 May 2013
Chickenshed
by Rachel Yates

A revealing and uplifting picture of family life, about love and the importance of having a good start in life.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
Don't Wake Me: The Ballad of Nihal Armstrong
On from 22 May 2013 to 25 May 2013
Chickenshed
by Rahila Gupta

Nihal is a boy born to silence. His mother is convinced that he can communicate and live a rich life. A powerful, funny and deeply moving account of their struggles and triumphs.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Fairies' Tale
On from 01 Aug 2013 to 10 Aug 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A fun and magical show for boys and girls aged up to 7 years

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
The Rain That Washes
On from 31 Jul 2013 to 17 Aug 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

A beautifully realised and compelling one-man play based on the true life story of a young man growing up through Zimbabwe's turbulent times.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Professor Hallux Alive!
On from 05 Oct 2013 to 05 Oct 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

An exciting and energetic show for children aged 7 – 11 years.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
The Government Inspector
On from 11 Oct 2013 to 25 Oct 2013
Chickenshed
by Nikolai Gogol

An energetic comedy of manners and errors with biting satire and madcap twists and turns exploring the absurdity of a town's all too recognisable characters.

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This play is ideal for families and children under 12 Genre - Kids Theatre
Tales from the Shed
On from 04 Oct 2013 to 09 Nov 2013
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

Tales from the Shed are hugely entertaining shows for children aged 0-7 years.

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Musical
The Night Before Christmas
On from 27 Nov 2013 to 11 Jan 2014
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

An exciting and magical Christmas show for all the family.

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18 and above - recommended age group Genre - New Writing
Emerging Writers' Week
On from 19 Feb 2014 to 22 Feb 2014
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

An eclectic and informal evening of short, simply staged plays that will be entertaining, thought-provoking, moving and fun.

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Please check with the theatre for information on the recommended age groups for this performance Genre - Musical
An Awfully Big Performance
On from 07 Mar 2014 to 23 Mar 2014
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

As Chickenshed celebrates its 40th Anniversary, this is an extra special chance to re-live the memories that defines the Company as a significant creative force.

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12 and above - recommended age group Genre - Drama
Paula's Story
On from 30 Apr 2014 to 17 May 2014
Chickenshed
by Chickenshed

The compelling true story of Paula Rees, Chickenshed's writer-in-residence.

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