Open Heart Theatre, Couch, and The Suggestibles' School of Improv present Triple Bill: Open Heart Theatre, Couch & 4 1 Night Only
When: Thursday 1st August 2019
Tickets: £9 Full Price / £7.50 Concession
Age Recommendation: Adults/14+
Running Time: 3 hours 30 mins
It’s long-form improv night. 3 improv companies bring you short plays inspired by your suggestions. There will be an interval between each group, times are approximate.
7pm: Newcastle company, Open Heart Theatre presents Old Haunts
Every place has a story. This improvised one-act play brings to life the dramas, relationships and emotions of a single location, through the events of a present day, coloured by hopes for the future and the echoes of the past.
8pm: Couch presents The Harold and Soundtrack
Glasgow troupe Couch present ‘The Harold’ a classic US improv format, followed by the company’s original format ‘Soundtrack’. Jason Perez (US improviser and co-founder of Couch and Edinburgh Improv Festival is leading tomorrow’s masterclass at Alphabetti.
9.30pm: The Suggestibles’ School of Improv presents 4 1 Night Only - A Radio Show
Pushing the boundaries of where improv can go, the ensemble creates new and interesting formats. Tonight, they mic-up, dim the lights and bring improv to your ears.
From Tuesday 30th to Sunday 4th August, Alphabetti Theatre becomes Newcastle Improv Festival’s hub. Open from 11am to late-at-night, with 20+ improv shows, workshops and activities for kids and for grown-ups from a brilliant array of local and national artists.