[Cancelled] Andromeda

Dates and Times

Tue 5 - Sat 9 May 2020 at 7pm (BSL interpreted performance on Thu 7 May)

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Ticket information

£12/£10 (concession)
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Presented by Hannah Greenstreet and Charlotte Vickers

‘I look over at you. You’re like a statue.
But not a statue. Not rock, nor chained to a rock. Flesh. Blood. Bone’.

In modern London, two girls meet under a starry skyIn ancient Ethiopia, a hero saves a princess, chained to a rock. Somewhere not quite either, first love meets its match. 

Andromedby Hannah Greenstreet reimagines a lost play, constellating ancient fragments with a contemporary queer love storyThis exploration of the stories we tell each other asks what happens when a young woman falls for someone unexpected, and how to feel proud when the world tells us not to be. 

What do you do when you’re stuck between a myth and a hard place?

Writer Hannah Greenstreet
Director Charlotte Vickers
Producer Elisha Owen
Designer Verity Johnson
Dramaturg Frey Kwa Hawking
PR Krish Jeyakumar

With Rosie Gray and Ashling O’Shea

Graphics by Soofiya

Developed with support from Arts Council England, Nottingham Playhouse, the Oxford Playhouse, TORCH Oxford, Camden People’s Theatre and Pegasus Theatre. 

CONTENT TO CONSIDER

This performance contains references to homophobia and homophobic language. To read the detailed synopsis of the content to consider, please click here. 

HEALTH WARNINGS

The company don’t believe there is any health warnings in this performance.

If you have any other questions or enquiries that are not covered here please do get in touch by calling 0207 419 4841 or email James, our General Manager on [email protected].

About the company

Playwright Hannah Greenstreet has developed her writing with the Soho Writers’ Lab, the North Wall, and Spread the Word. She reviews for Exeunt Magazine, where she is also Reviews Co-Editor, and The Stage. She is currently finishing her PhD thesis on feminism in contemporary theatre. 

Twitter: @hgreenstreet1 | #AndromedaPlay

Image description: a person in a pink dress kissing a greek statue on a blue background.

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