Frogman


Summer 1995, The Great Barrier Reef. Police divers hover over the reef, looking for traces of Ashleigh by torchlight. A coming-of-age thriller exploring the fragility of the childhood imagination.
Frogman at Shoreditch Town Hall

Image: Shoreditch Town Hall


Overview


Genre: Thriller
Venue: Shoreditch Town Hall
Starts: Wednesday 4 April 2018
Closes: Saturday 14 April 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


A curious directive, Hull UK City of Culture 2017, The Deep and The Old Market co-production, in association with Brisbane Powerhouse.

Synopsis


'Your father has been charged with the murder of Ashleigh Richardson, back in 1995.'


Summer 1995, The Great Barrier Reef.


Police divers hover over the reef, looking for traces of Ashleigh by torchlight.


Meera is eleven.


It's her first sleepover with Lily and Shaun.


Cassette recordings from the radio, Sega Mega Drive, and 'coral club' descends into theories about Ashleigh.


Weaving dreamlike memories of that hot summer with a present day murder investigation, Meera is forced to excavate her past.


FROGMAN is a coming-of-age thriller exploring the fragility of the childhood imagination.


A ground-breaking Virtual Reality/live theatre hybrid from the ever questioning boundary-pushing, curious directive.


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London EC1V 9LT

Box office tel: 020 7739 6176

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Dates


Previews from:Wednesday 4 April 2018

Closes:Saturday 14 April 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:
Various ‑ check schedule for details.

Matinee:
Various - check schedule for details.

Tickets


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£15

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Creatives


Production: curious directive

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