Women, Power and Politics (Triple Bill)

A collection of wide-ranging and ambitious short plays reflecting the complexities of women and political power in the United Kingdom.

About The Milliner and the Weaver

By
Marie Jones
Directed by
Kate Coogan

In 1914, the Suffragette movement binds two unlikely women together, but as the question of Home Rule divides Ireland, will national politics tear them apart?

Cast

  • Ollie Booth
    as Thomas

  • Lára Mc Ivor
    as Henrietta

  • Annie May Osborne
    as Elspeth

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About You, Me and Wii

By
Sue Townsend
Directed by
Kate Coogan

In a small council house none of the four occupants are planning on voting but when Selina Snow rings the doorbell to canvas, perhaps she can change their minds, or they can change hers.

Cast

  • Robert Adams
    as Vincent

  • Jessica Carter
    as Selina

  • Dominique Daly
    as Sheila

  • Mirjam Germann
    as Mark

  • Grace Merry
    as Kerry

  • Nikita Shilton
    as Courtney

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About Bloody Wimmin

By
Lucy Kirkwood
Directed by
Kate Coogan

The protests at Greenham Common were a political landmark of the eighties. But how much did Greenham impact on the fight for nuclear disarmament, the progress of the women's movement and the culture of protest itself?

Cast

  • Robert Adams
    as James

  • Ollie Booth
    as Jack

  • Jessica Carter
    as Dan

  • Dominique Daly
    as Hannah

  • Mirjam Germann
    as Margaret

  • Beatrice Lamb
    as Lorraine

  • Lára Mc Ivor
    as Liv

  • Grace Merry
    as Lou

  • Victoria Odlum
    as Sophie

  • Annie May Osborne
    as Little Girl

  • Sue Radcliffe
    as Lillian

  • Ben Rigby
    as Bob

  • Lauren Schaffner
    as Helen

  • Nikita Shilton
    as Reporter

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Dates and Tickets Prices

Online advance booking price: £7.50
On the door: £10.00
Doors usually open 10/15 minutes before

  • 6th November at 7.30pm
  • 7th November at 7.30pm 
  • 8th November at 7.30pm 
  • 9th November at 3.00pm

6th November

At 7.30pm

7th November

At 7.30pm

 

8th November

At 7.30pm

9th November

At 3.00pm

 

Venue

ALRA academy of live & recorded arts ALRA North
Mill at the Pier,
Trencherfield Mill
Wigan, Greater Manchester
WN3 4BF 
01942 821021


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ALRA academy of live & recorded arts ALRA North
Mill at the Pier,
Trencherfield Mill
Wigan, Greater Manchester
WN3 4BF 


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5 tickets for ALRA showcases | that's alumnights

At each Friday night performance of any ALRA show there will hold back 5 complimentary tickets for our ALRA graduates.

To find out the forthcoming shows, please see the ‘What’s on’ section of the website.

Alumnight tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis; to book tickets please email info@alra.co.uk

Please note: ALRA still offer free tickets to all ALRA shows to alumni that are within their first year of graduation.

To learn more about ALRA’s graduate package please email dylan.stafford@alra.co.uk

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