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London theatre news: Wednesday 25 January 2017

Festivals - New performance

The Yard's annual festival of new performance over 5 weeks starts in just under a week's time on 31 January 2017 and you can save 20% off all tickets when you book in for two or more double bills.
Now 17 Festival at the Yard Theatre

Image: Yard Theatre

Taking place over five weeks at The Yard Theatre, NOW is a festival providing the opportunity to see some of the best performance artists currently making work today.

The Yard has invited five of the most influential artists of the day and paired them with five bright new voices to form five double bills.

This year the venue is working with:

Greg Wohead & Rachel Mars, Mamoru Iriguchi, Deborah Pearson, Sylvia Rimat, Rachael Young, Richard Dodwell, James Morgan, Marion Burge, Vanessa Macaulay, and Julie Rose Bower.

The schedule of shows is as follows:

Week 1 - Tues 31 Jan - Sat 4 Feb

Richard Dodwell & Sylvia Rimat present


This Moment Now

Week 2 - Tues 7 - Sat 11 Feb

James Morgan & Mamoru Iriguchi present

Drag On

4D Cinema

Week 3 - Tues 14 - Sat 18th Feb

Marion Burge & Rachael Young present



Week 4 - Tues 21 Feb - Sat 25 Feb

Vanessa Macaulay & Greg Wohead + Rachel Mars present

How to Come Out Black

Story #1

Week 5 - Tues 28 Feb - Sat 4 March

Julie Rose Bower & Deborah Pearson present

The Foley Explosion

History, History, History


The Yard Theatre

Unit 2a Queen's Yard

Hackney Wick

London E9 5EN


Festival runs from 31 January to 4 March 2017

Ticket offer

Save 20% off all tickets when you book in for two or more double bills.


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