Bread and Roses Theatre announce new season


Well Behaved Women Theatre Company begin the season with Dog Play Dead by Anna Thomas-Jones, which runs from 5 to 9 January 2016, and is described as a 'gripping black comedy full of exciting twists'. This is followed by Auld Acquaintance by Natalie Audley, which is a "heartfelt look at family dynamics" presented by Audley & Co. Productions from 12 to 16 January 2016.

Press by Peter Imms is then presented by No Time Productions from 26 to 30 January 2016, telling the story of ageing gossip columnist Malcolm who wants his better days to return. New writing short play night Unveiled presented by Written Foundations Theatre Company also runs in January, from 21 to 24.

February sees Ghost Light Theatre Group’s production of Swing By Around 8 by Jessica Bray, which transfers after a run at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2015, running from 2 to 6 February 2016, followed by New Blue Road who launch their company with a revival of Daniel MacIvor’s Canadian one-woman-show See Bob Run from 23 to 27 February 2016.

March will see Last Orders by Lucy Laing, presented by Albert-Productions & Backbone Theatre, which is a new play exploring the loyalties of childhood friendships, running from 1 to 5 March 2016. It will be followed by Crohn's Is Shit written and performed by Annie Brett, presented by Invisible Until, which is described as a comedic and poignant one woman show about the writer’s true story of her day to day experience of Crohn's Disease, running from 8 to 12 March 2016.

The venue will also be home to a number of shorter run plays and festivals.

Tickets for all productions are now on sale.

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