Studio-sized host of work
22 February 2020
Reporter: David Upton
Manchester Royal Exchange Studio will host an array of pieces of work over coming weeks.
The programme includes a showcase of comedic web skits about typical occurrences in Nigerian households; a funny and unnerving ride through the anxieties of the ordinary; a look into the personal journey of a woman being reintroduced into the hearing community; and an examination of religion, pop culture and black representation.
The programme includes:
- SoulPay presents First Gen – A Soulpay Ting, written by Oluwafunmisho – 20 February
- Made in China's Super Duper Close Up, conceived, written and performed by Jess Latowicki, dramaturg Tim Cowbury – 26–29 February
- Augmented Productions presents Augmented, written and performed by Sophie Woolley – 5–7 March
- A Jamal Gerald, Transform and Theatre in the Mill co-production, Idol, by Jamal Gerald – 19–21 March