Mixed into this recipe of food, puppets and music is the story of Little Red Hen and the sly Foxy Loxy. Will she outwit him and save her stuffing? For children aged 3 +
Accidental Death of an Anarchist
Thursday 23 April, 7.30pm, Tickets £6.50 / £5
Dario Fo's satirical comedy is based on a true story. An alleged anarchist terrorist falls to his death from a fourth-story window at police headquarters during the course of an interrogation. Did he jump or was he pushed? Presented by the University of Sunderland’s drama department as part of Sunfest.
The Pitchfork Disney
Saturday 25 April, 7.30pm, Tickets £6.50 / £5
Philip Ridley's controversial play is generally regarded as the play that kick-started the "In-Yer-Face" theatre movement in the 1990s. The play is a dreamlike piece which deals with childhood fears and trauma, and contains material that some people may find offensive. Presented by the University of Sunderland’s drama department as part of Sunfest.
Thursday 30 April, 7.30pm, Tickets £6.50 / £5
Cited by Mark Ravenhill as ‘the best play in the last twenty years’, Top Girls stimulates debate on gender politics, poverty, class and the machinations of capitalism. Marlene, the newly appointed managing director of Top Girls employment agency throws a dinner party for famous women throughout the centuries – all long dead. Presented by the University of Sunderland’s drama department as part of Sunfest.
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