Theatre closures due to coronavirus outbreak


Since Saturday 15 August 2020, indoor performances at London theatres have been allowed (with social distancing).


Outdoor performances (where possible) can also go ahead.


Though some theatres remain closed, venues are starting to reopen with social distancing and safety measures in place.


The show below will not currently be playing and is scheduled to close by 15 August 2020 (when theatres can reopen for indoor performances).


Original performance dates are given below and reflect any changes we know about.



Between Two Waves

3 star rating

Closed 15 Nov 2019

The Space

Originally performed in Sydney, Australia this UK premiere is a touching, funny and moving love story that taps into our anxieties for the future and the moral dilemma of bringing up a family in the face of climate change.
Between Two Waves at The Space

Image courtesy The Space

Show details

Synopsis


Daniel is one f****d-up, neurotic climatologist.


Well, he's really no more or less f****d-up than you. Or I.


But studying climatology will do that to you, given the dark shadows that science has cast over our oblivion.


Now Daniel has a choice.


Knowing how the future looks, can he bring a child into a world at the mercy of cataclysmic changes in climate?


Ian Meadow's Between Two Waves is a vital piece of new writing about one of the greatest challenges facing humanity.


Originally performed in Sydney, Australia this UK premiere is a touching, funny and moving love story that taps into our anxieties for the future and the moral dilemma of bringing up a family in the face of climate change.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: Not available


Rising Tides is a collective formed of experienced and emerging artists, with the aim to contribute to wider artistic engagement with climate change.


We aim to advance the understanding of climate change through the delivery of new professional theatre productions and theatre events for the benefit of the public.


Rising-Tides produced a 'takeover' as part of the HighTide Festival.


Rising Tides premiered no fewer than five new productions, Two Fish and Fractured both by Steve Casey, Limpets by Jonnie Bayfield, Think Tank devised by Chris Lawson & Paul Webster, Fridge by Polly Churchill.


As a result of this successful residency Rising Tides was awarded Arts Council Funding to research and develop Fridge and Two Fish with the support of the Arcola Theatre.


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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 22 October 2019

Press night:Wednesday 23 October 2019

Closes:Friday 15 November 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:
Various ‑ check schedule for details.

Matinee:
-

Running time: To be confirmed

Tickets


Standard:

22nd, 23rd, 26th October

Tickets £12


26th, 31st October, 1st November

Tickets £15


7th, 8th, 12th, 15th November

Tickets £19


Concessions:

22nd, 23rd, 26th October

Tickets £10


26th, 31st October, 1st November

Tickets £12


7th, 8th, 12th, 15th November

Tickets £12


Cast


Tomàs Barry - Daniel

Gintare Smigelskyte - Fiona

Alice Langrish

William de Coverly


Creatives


Author: Ian Meadow
Director: Linda Miller
Lighting: Luke Ofield
Sound: Keri Mason
Production: Rising Tides

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