Category - Political

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Bash

Sevenoaks School Theatre Company

Bash

Theatre (Absurdist, Political)

C too (main house) venue 4 St Columba's by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW
4-13 Aug at 17:45 (0hr35)
Tickets £7.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50 / children £3.50-£5.50
Recommended 12+
Underneath the fabric of everyday humdrum existence hides pure, violent evil. Three stories of ancient Greek origin explore violence and evil in modern America's Mormons. Surreal, twisted and hilarious, Neil LaBute's play crosses all lines.
Bloody Mary

BCB Productions & Network Theatre

Bloody Mary

Theatre (Political, Drama)

C cubed (main space) venue 50 Brodie’s Close, 304 Lawnmarket EH1 2PS
4-29 Aug (not 10, 16, 23) at 15:00 (0hr50)
Tickets £7.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50 / children £3.50-£5.50
Recommended 12+
Rape, beheadings, burnings and religious persecution run rife as England's first queen regnant, newly reunited with a politicised Pope, tries to untangle service to God from service to the self.
A Boy Named Sue

Sue Productions

A Boy Named Sue

Theatre (LGBT, Political)

C nova (studio 3) venue 145 India Buildings, Victoria Street, EH1 2EX
3-29 Aug (not 15) at 18:25 (0hr55)
Tickets £8.50-£10.50 / concessions £6.50-£8.50 / children £4.50-£6.50
Recommended 12+
Ian's date is going badly, Louie pimps himself online, Sid is struggling to become Sue. The gay community has vanished, but when individuals are out of their comfort zones can they find solace in one another?
A Common Man: The Bridge That Tom Built

The Flanagan Collective and Dominic Allen

A Common Man: The Bridge That Tom Built

Theatre (Political, Solo Show)

C nova (studio 1) venue 145 India Buildings, Victoria Street, EH1 2EX
3-29 Aug (not 6, 7, 20, 21, 25, 27) at 20:15 (1hr10)
Tickets £10.50-£12.50 / concessions £8.50-£10.50
Recommended 12+
Feeling oppressed? So's Tom Paine. Dominic Allen brings the revolutionary's incredible story to life. A life that bridges Hamilton and Les Miserables, Paine is a founding father who'll blow you away.
Haggis McSporran: Is Out Of His Box!

Jockobite Productions

Haggis McSporran: Is Out Of His Box!

Comedy (Political, Solo Show)

C nova (studio 2) venue 145 India Buildings, Victoria Street, EH1 2EX
3-28 Aug (not 16) at 20:35 (0hr50)
Tickets £9.50-£11.50 / concessions £7.50-£9.50
Recommended 14+
Before the referendum he was everywhere, afterwards – zilch. Self-styled 'world's funniest Teuchter' and former secure unit escapee, Haggis McSporran returns to explain his unexpected hiatus and run through a few classic routines.
Hang

Yellow Jacket Productions

Hang

Theatre (Drama, Political)

C nova (studio 2) venue 145 India Buildings, Victoria Street, EH1 2EX
3-27 Aug at 15:40 (1hr00)
Tickets £8.50-£10.50 / concessions £6.50-£8.50 / children £4.50-£6.50
Recommended 14+
A darkly humorous play in which a woman must decide how her attacker will be executed. Plagued with inner turmoil, she considers her options aided by two (somewhat inept) officials. Can she find resolution after a life-altering attack?
Locusts and Weasels

English Cabaret in association with C theatre

Locusts and Weasels

Theatre (Political, Drama)

C nova (studio 1) venue 145 India Buildings, Victoria Street, EH1 2EX
13-29 Aug at 14:00 (0hr55)
Tickets £7.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50
Recommended PG
The menacing hum as locusts swarm in the distance; the weasels’ short, sharp bark and high-pitched trills. A never-ending cycle of chaos and destruction. All this is commonplace to Albion and Atlas.
YPFii

PHTC

YPFii

Theatre (Political, Contemporary)

C too (main house) venue 4 St Columba's by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW
14-20 Aug at 17:45 (0hr45)
Tickets £7.50-£9.50 / concessions £5.50-£7.50 / children £3.50-£5.50
Recommended 12+
It is 0.04AX, 14 days since the end of the Omnis war and the fallout. A young female group of the fallen are held in the YPFii enclosure, awaiting their fate. Loosely based on Euripides' The Trojan Women.
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