Calm Down Dear 2018

“Brilliant people doing brilliant things. Space to talk about feminism. A world to be proud of living in” – Guardian writer Maddy Costa on Calm Down, Dear 2014

IT’S BACK! CPT’s legendary celebration of all things  feminist and theatrical Calm Down Dear is here to kick off the new year in glorious, politically awakened style. Blow out the January blues with a festival line-up of brilliant new theatre from the front line of the battle for gender equality. Headlined by Racheal Ofori’s So Many Reasons, (recipient of a Jerwood Charitable Foundation funded Home Run commission) with work from Vanessa Kisuule, Caroline Horton and many more, expect some of the boldest, brightest voices in performance, presenting work guaranteed to make 2018 a better place.

Image credit (c) Guy Saunders (taken of Racheal Ofori’s So Many Reasons)

 

Calm Down, Dear 2018 Offers:

Season pass: book 5 of more shows as part of the festival and receive a 20% discount

Double bill: book two different shows on the same night for just £16 (that’s just £8 each!)

For all of the above offers simply add your tickets to the basket and we’ll do the rest!

Mo 15 Jan Tue 16 Jan Wed 17 Jan Thu 18 Jan Fri 19 Jan Sat 20 Jan Sun 21 Jan
7:30pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7pm
Calm Down, Dear Big Bang #1 by various artists So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofor So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori The Doctor Is In by Hannah Ballou
9pm 9pm 9pm 9pm 9pm 8:30pm
Enter the Dragons by A&E Comedy Enter the Dragons by A&E Comedy The Gentle Art of Punishment by Daughter Product The Gentle Art of Punishment by Daughter Product The Gentle Art of Punishment by Daughter Product QUEEN C*NT – Sacred or Profane? By China Fish
Mon 22 Jan Tue 23 Jan Wed 24 Jan Thu 25 Jan Fri 26 Jan Sat 27 Jan Sun 28 Jan
7:30pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7pm
Calm Down, Dear Big Bang #2 by various artists So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori TEMPORARY by Libby Liburd
9pm 9pm 9pm 9pm 9pm 8:30pm
Enticement Machine by Vanessa Macaulay PSYCHOPOMP by Fen Syd & Sylvia

By Claudia Jefferies

 

All of Me by Caroline Horton All of Me by Caroline Horton QUEEN C*NT – Sacred or Profane? By China Fish
Mon 29 Jan Tue 30 Jan Wed 31 Jan Thu 1 Feb Fri 2 Feb Sat 3 Feb Sun 4 Feb
7:30pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7:15pm 7pm
Calm Down, Dear Big Bang #3 by various artists So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori So Many Reasons by Racheal Ofori Thunder Road by RedCape Theatre
9pm 9pm 9pm 9pm 9pm 8:30pm
Bodies (broken 4 u) by MEGANDALEX Sexy

By Vanessa Kisuule

Sexy

By Vanessa Kisuule

Sexy

By Vanessa Kisuule

Sexy

By Vanessa Kisuule

Love Songs by Alissa Anne Jeun Yi

Shows in this Festival