Now '16 Festival


London theatre news: Monday 9 May 2016


Festivals - London Fringe

The Yard Theatre's annual festival of contemporary theatre takes-off tomorrow on 10 May and runs through to 11 June with a programme drawn from hundreds of ideas received through open submissions ...

Now '16 festival at the Yard Theatre

Image: Yard Theatre


Having made an open call for submissions in the latter part of last year, the selections have now been made and the Yard Theatre's festival of live performance is about to take off.


The Yard has partnered five of the brightest new voices with five of the most inspiring and influential artists of today to form week long double-bills of daring and unapologetically new live performances.


This year’s festival includes work from award-winning theatre makers including Emma Frankland, Dog Kennel Hill Project, Ira Brand, Jude Christian and Chris Goode with his avant-garde performance boy band, Ponyboy Curtis.


The festival runs from 10 May to to 11 June 2016 and it has tickets at just £12 for a double bill of shows - and cheaper for multi-buys.


The shows


Click on the week header to see more details of each double-bill.


Week 1


Wishbone - 7-30pm


Rituals for Change - 9pm



Week 2


Echo_Narcissus - 7-30pm


Nanjing - 9pm


Week 3


Mandala - 7-30pm


Our True Feelings - 9pm


Week 4


Badass Grammar - 7-30pm


Fcksystms - 9pm


Week 5


People of the Eye - 7-30pm


Break Yourself - 9pm


Yard theatre photographed from the front of the building.

Photo: courtesy of The Yard Theatre


Venue


The Yard Theatre

Unit 2A

Queen’s Yard

White Post Lane

Hackney Wick

London

E9 5EN


Dates


10 May to 11 June 2016


Tickets


Each night is a double-bill, so you see 2 shows for £12.


Multi-buys:


Two nights = £20

Three nights = £30

Four nights = £40

Five nights = £50


Links

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