Old Flo


A moving, heartfelt play about a treasured piece of local artwork, how it was once lost and how it triumphantly returned.
Old Flo at The Space

Image: The Space


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Crossrail Place Roof Garden
Started: Thursday 30 August 2018
Closed: Sunday 2 September 2018
Running time:1 hr 00 mins
Age suitability: Not available

Background


All tickets for events at the Crossrail Place Roof Garden are free.


A limited number of tickets are available to book in advance with the remainder available on the door.


Ticket bookers must arrive 15 minutes before the event is due to start or their seats may be released.


The Crossrail Place Roof Garden performance space is an outdoor (covered) amphitheatre.


Seating is unreserved.


Synopsis


1940. A mother and son shelter from bombs in East London.


1962. The regulars of The Old Red Lion celebrate a Friday night.


1997. A removal van leaves a care home in Wapping.


2012. A piece of treasured public art is saved from auction.


This - is the story of 'Old Flo'.


Space Works theatre company return with the story behind Henry Moore's famous statue 'The Draped Seated Women', tracing it's journey from Bethnal Green in the Blitz to Canary Wharf today.


Commissioned by Canary Wharf Group, 'The Life and Times of Old Flo' is a moving, heartfelt play about a treasured piece of local artwork, how it was once lost and how it triumphantly returned.


SpaceWorks is a welcoming and inclusive theatre company.


Its mission is to strengthen community and empower individuals through theatre.


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Theatre


Name:
Crossrail Place Roof Garden


Postal address:
Crossrail Place
North Dock
Canary Wharf
London E14 5AR

Box office tel: -

Box office email: -

Location map for Crossrail Place Roof Garden

Dates


Previews from:Thursday 30 August 2018

Closes:Sunday 2 September 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Thursday ‑ 7‑00pm

Friday ‑ 7‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑00pm

Sunday ‑ 7‑00pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
Free

Creatives


Production: SpaceWorks

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