HOME launches 2019 season

Published: 25 November 2018

HOME in Manchester has a new new theatre season for 2019, with international programming, new creative talent and festivals and celebrations.

It includes Wise Children directed by Emma Rice, whose work includes includes Kneehigh’s Brief Encounter and Tristan & Yseult.

Choreographer Hofesh Shechter’s Grand Finale is back following a sell-out run at HOME earlier this year; Headlong is back with a new production of Shakespeare’s Richard III; and theatre innovator 1927 presents The Animals and Children Took to the Streets. Then in July, there’s Kemp Powers’s One Night In Miami, directed by former Exchange associate director Matthew Xia.

2019 also marks the beginning of a new phase for HOME, where there will be a renewed commitment to not just producing new work, but also growing collaborations.

David Upton