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 ....
The Awkward Years is a visceral solo drama about being young and lost. Lily's like a lot of other 20-somethings - working a dead-end job, stuck in a cycle of one-night stands and not where they expected to be at the age of 27. Her friends all feel like their lives are falling apart?except Lily's really is. Can she stop the rot before she crumbles away to nothing? The Awkward Years will fuse a muscular text with frenetic movement and an evocative sound and lighting design to produce a breakneck-speed show about grief, hope and staying alive. Performers Lauren O'Leary. AuthorMatthew Bulgo.ProducerJenny Sturt (in association with The Other Room).DirectorDan Jones.DirectorKrista Vuori (associate/movement director).DesignHilary Statts.LightingAngharad Evans.MusicTic Ashfield.SoundTic Ashfield.Stage ManagerIzzi Harewood-Williams.