March 17, 2020

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The Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury today announced in a Facebook post that following Government advice they will be cancelling all performances and closing from the 17th of March to the 17th of April. The team at The Marlowe h...

March 15, 2020

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What is the meaning of life? We saw Half Life by ‘Tangled Feet’ in the Gulbenkian on 21 February. 

A devised performance inspired by the actor’s experiences and questions about life. The company worked in the performance for over 20 years...

March 10, 2020

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A show at the Gulbenkian Theatre was cancelled last weekend after members were advised to self-isolate in case of catching the deadly Coronavirus.

The Marxist in Heaven, a play ran by the National Theatre Connections, was scheduled to...

February 14, 2020

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How can we change the world? This was the question addressed by Boundless Theatre and Boom Shakalaka productions, who were at the Gulbenkian theatre on 5 December 2019 with their performance, Parakeet.

The story of Parakeet is about...

February 14, 2020

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Everyone needs a little space, but what happens when we get isolated? On 29 November, we saw ‘A Little Space’ at the Gulbenkian theatre, a collaboration brought by Mind the Gap and Gecko. 

The performance was about escaping the real world...

January 22, 2020

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Stepping into the Gulbenkian for its monthly poetry night, I was immediately engulfed in what seemed like a warm hug in the midst of a winter spell. Welcomed by a smiling host, I settled among the crowd of people cradling their beer...

November 29, 2019

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Harry Baker is a world-renowned mathematician-turned-slam-poet, and more importantly, the poetry slam champion in Kent. His work ranges from heartfelt poetry, to music, to an obscure comedy-jazz performance duo. He was kind enough to take o...

November 23, 2019

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Syrian Composer Maya Youssef describes herself as many things, she is a performer, an activist, a mentor to musicians and a speaker, but above all, she is a storyteller, who uses the Qanun and her take on contemporary Arab music to bri...

October 21, 2019

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Gary Clarke with his premiere of ‘Wasteland’ brought the party to Canterbury.

Watching it I feel like I just went to a rave. That's the power of theatre right? To transport you to the setting of the story its portraying.


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