it’s a playception

written by: OLIVIA BAKER & EVANGELINE DUNCAN
8 & 9 Sept
7:45pm
£15/£12
Sun/Mon only

“ELISE: It’s just a case of keeping on top of the Social media. We have to keep it updated with our… I was going to say movements but I think that’s the wrong/

SIRENNA: No, I know what you mean. We need to reel them in with our charm and exciting progress.

ELISE: Exactly!

They have, as ever, buoyed each other up. A moment to enjoy the coffee.

Elise and Sirenna have written a play. They love it. Nobody else cares about it yet.

They are performing it. They have nabbed a great space. Two thousand pounds worth of a great space.

They are determined, enthusiastic and completely new to all of this. But they have a strategic marketing strategy, organized pages of to-do lists and sustainable coffee in Keep Cups.

All they need to do now is sell out. And write a compelling brief about their piece.

And find someone to take them seriously.

A play about two women writing a play about two women writing a play about two women writing a play. IT’S A PLAYCEPTION.

Box Office opens at 7.00pm for cash sales and collection of pre-booked tickets. The performance lasts approx 60 minutes without interval. No re-admittance once the performance has commenced.

LATECOMERS MAY NOT BE ADMITTED. PLEASE ARRIVE IN GOOD TIME FOR THE START TIME OF 7.45PM.

Over 18s only. Due to pub licensing laws no one under the age of 18 is permitted into the building after 7pm.

Refunds and exchanges are not available.

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thread

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booking:
telephone bookings:
0333 666 3366
(booking fees apply, fees for telephone sales will be higher)