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Spring 2018 tour – booking links now live

All the booking links are now live for our Spring 2018 preview tour. Tickets are already selling fast so get booking via the links below: Birmingham Rep Theatre: Saturday 26th January, 8pm Saturday 27th January, 2.30pm and 8pm SlungLow, Leeds: Sunday 18th February, 5pm Artsadmin, London: Wednesday 21st February, 7.30pm Thursday 22nd February,  7.30pm Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bristol: Sunday 25th February, 7.30pm

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The Death Show on tour – Spring 2018!

We are very pleased to announce that The Death Show will be going on a preview tour in 2018 starting at the Birmingham Rep on the 26th & 27th January. Book your tickets here: http://bit.ly/2Al5Rr8 We will then be touring to: Sunday 18th Feb 2018 – SlungLow (Leeds) Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd Feb 2018 – Artsadmin (London) Sunday 25th Feb 2018 – Arnos Vale Cemetery (Bristol)  Booking links to be shared soon!

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The Death Map by Delphine Jones

As part of our initial research and development period for The Death Show, we commissioned illustrator Delphine Jones to create a visual map of our journey. Through intricate illustrations, the map tells the story of the 4 phases of our research: Top right: Taking part in a course exploring the art of ritual and the role of a celebrant Bottom right: Shadowing an independant undertakers Bottom left: Spending time with patients in a day hospice Top left: The Death Show For […]

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The Death Show

Brought together initially by a shared fear of death, Lucy and Antonia are embarking on a new performance-based research and development project called ‘The Death Show’. The Death Show will fundamentally be an exploration of society’s relationship with death and dying. Death (as we all know) is an inevitable fact of life, and one of the few experiences that unites all people, cultures and societies. It’s something we are confronted with everyday, so why is it still considered such a taboo? Despite the stereotypes, we don’t believe […]

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