Midnight Movie


A girl fights for her life in a lift. New Window. A protest in Trafalgar Square. New Window. A naked man in a bathtub. New Window. Janelle Monae, dancing.
Midnight Movie at The Royal Court Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: The Royal Court Theatre
Starts: Wednesday 27 November 2019
Closes: Saturday 21 December 2019
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

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Background


Directed by Rachel Bagshaw, the production will creatively combine Spoken English, BSL, captioning and audio description, and all shows will be performed in a relaxed environment.


Midnight Movie will also be meeting an online audience each night, through the night.


Eve Leigh's plays include The Trick (Bush Theatre), Stone Face and Silent Planet (Finborough Theatre).


Rachel Bagshaw's recent work includes Fringe First award-winning The Shape of the Pain, a collaboration with Chris Thorpe.


Midnight Movie was developed whilst on a Royal Court residency and with the support of producer Matt Maltby, Unlimited, and Arts Council England.


The production will be produced by the Royal Court in collaboration with Matt Maltby.


Synopsis


"I need to keep looking

but I'm not 100% clear on what I'm looking for"


A girl fights for her life in a lift. New Window.


A protest in Trafalgar Square. New Window.


A naked man in a bathtub. New Window.


Janelle Monae, dancing.


The possibilities are endless. Even at 2am.


That's the thing about being Extremely Online: there's no limit on where you can go.


“I love love love my digital body because having a body that can go everywhere is just the hottest thing.”


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Box office tel: 020 7565 5000

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Dates


Previews from:Wednesday 27 November 2019

Press night:Tuesday 3 December 2019

Closes:Saturday 21 December 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑45pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑45pm (7pm on 3 Dec)

Wednesday ‑ 7‑45pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑45pm

Friday ‑ 7‑45pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑45pm

(except 3 Dec 7pm)


Matinee:

Thursday - 3-00pm

Saturday - 3-00pm


Tickets


Standard:
£15 - £25

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Access information


PST Live Speech to Text: 10 Dec 7.45pm

Creatives


Author: Eve Leigh
Director: Rachel Bagshaw

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