CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
Imagine a house round the corner from you - four friends trading tales of their great scrapes and escapes. This is a place where stories are the stuff of life. Where people live their own stories; where sharing your story could open up a window into eternity. Hope's Kitchen is a place at their table, with the tramp who magics himself a marriage with a princess, the actor who travels to Africa and finds himself at the very bottom of the world, the heroic Swedish boy with his two remarkable goats, the vicar who tries to stop herself cracking up... with Polyfilla. Hope's Kitchen is a collection of extraordinary stories told in extraordinary ways: colourful, moving, unforgettable tales of people finding hope in the strangest of places. AuthorPaul Burbridge.AuthorBridget Foreman.CompanyRiding Lights Theatre Company.DirectorPaul Burbridge.DirectorBridget Foreman.DesignSean Cavanagh.