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The Caucasian Chalk Circle
by Bertolt Brecht
29th - 31st August @ 7.30pm
“Terrible is the temptation to do good”
A civil war – tyrant leaders are killed and soldiers rule the streets. Amidst the conflict, a servant girl must make a life changing decision: flee the city alone, or risk everything to save an abandoned child…
Martha Gellhorn-Troubles Seen
Developed by Sian Webber and Jack Klaff
7th September @ 8.00pm
The Great Depression, Spain's Civil War, Nuremberg, Greenham, The Miners' Strike, El Salvador: Martha Gellhorn wrote unmatched despatches about practically every major story of the 20th Century, always siding with the ordinary folk, always railing against governments and the powerful.
City 125 - The Club with No History
by Bill Cronshaw
18th & 20th October @ 7.30pm
Dreamshed Theatre is delighted to return to the Lantern Theatre with Bill Cronshaw’s new show which takes a romp through Manchester City’s history in this, City’s 125th anniversary year.
This revue-style show takes liberties with dry historical facts to track City’s journey to the Etihad.
By John Martin Stevens
19th October @ 7.30pm
During the early years of the second world war two evacuees meet in a small Wiltshire town where a friendship and love affair begins that will last a lifetime.
When, sixty years later their love letters and other correspondence are rediscovered, it soon becomes clear that whilst war brought them together, peace could have torn them apart.