Past shows

Dates and Venues

Le Tabou! (2013)

23 Aug 2013 to 24 Aug 2013

Le Tabou! An invitation to a wild, extravagant 13 day party.  A party made by the performers, the musicians, the dancers, the poets, the dreamers, the artists and the sss-singers.  Absurdist, surreal, crazy and comic, this project has rooms and corridors and brrrrroooom cupboards for invention,...

According to Brian Haw (2013)

20 Aug 2013 to 22 Aug 2013

2011 saw the death of Brian Haw, the extraordinary anti-war campaigner who camped outside the Houses of Parliament for 11 years in protest first at the sanctions against Iraq and then against the wars in both Iraq and Afghanistan. The performers and writers James Atherton and Sarah Nelson, working...

OMG: Ovid Unplugged (2013)

16 Aug 2013 to 17 Aug 2013

Ovid was a poet in ancient Rome whose epic poem, The Metamorphoses, retells stories from Greek Mythology in which gods and goddesses fancy a variety of nymphs and earthlings who don’t want to know or who do something to incur their wrath and get changed into animals, insects, trees and flowers We’...

The Drowning Pond (2013)

01 Aug 2013 to 02 Aug 2013

"The Drowning Pond" is a gritty, fast-paced thriller from award-winning author Catherine Forde. Joe Douglas is directing the production with Music Director, M.J McCarthy of indie band Zoe Van Goey. Nicky's the least popular girl in school, and the glossy friends who were briefly interested in her...

The Vanishing Point

Vanishing Point (2013)

01 Aug 2013

“Come with me, lie with me, walk with me, fly with me…” In a town that might be your town, where teenagers are seen as vermin and the scum of the street, something is stirring. It’s a time where children are feeling increasingly undervalued; invisible within their own communities, where young...

Terry Pratchett's Mort: The Musical (2012)

29 Aug 2012 to 01 Sep 2012

Mortimer. An awkward, unemployable young man who gets an offer he can’t refuse - free room, free board and all for a business that will never be short of customers. He doesn't even need to be dead to take the position. But being Death’s apprentice comes with great responsibilities. YMT restaged...

Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2012)

24 Aug 2012 to 25 Aug 2012

A devised ensemble musical based on Thomas Hardy’s classic text. Free-spirited country girl Tess Durbeyfield, is caught between her wealthy, manipulative, cousin Alec and the handsome, educated, farmer Angel Clare. Tess of the D’Urbervilles was a vibrant and moving piece of theatre drawing on...

Macbeth (2012)

17 Aug 2012 to 18 Aug 2012

Originally performed with great success in Leeds summer 2011, and further developed in October 2011 at the Drill Hall, London, Macbeth returned in 2012. Now with a new cast of actor/musicians and a nu-rave/gothic concept, this production wowed audiences with it’s highly original chamber opera and...

According to Brian Haw (2012)

15 Aug 2012 to 16 Aug 2012

According to Brian Haw is an epic story about 3 young people affected by war, set against the backdrop of Brian’s personal struggle. This piece explores current and relevant political issues through human stories and asks questions about humankind and our responsibility to others. Restaged for 2012...

The Salsa Sisters (2012)

14 Aug 2012 to 15 Aug 2012

Salsa Sisters is an exciting new musical set in 1958. The four Lopez sisters, aged between 16 and 20, decide to form a dance band and take Havana by storm  - jazz, mambo, rumba, salsa, anything goes - but they are knocked off course by their father’s failing health and the arrival of the...