2017-2017 | Theatre 503 Directed by Julian Bruton
We're not friends. We used to be friends. We were only friends because we were in the same place at the same time.
Three best friends reunite in their old student house. Before it was roast chicken and high hopes for the future. Now people are being hunted outside. A love triangle turns to betrayal as real life becomes a nightmare. The basement is slowly filling with water and there's a monster in the house.Read more
2017-2017 | Theatre 503 Directed by Kevin Williams
National Mourning was one of the seven brand new short plays inspired by Michael McLean's Years of Sunlight. It was featured in The Rapid Write Response shows, which has become an exciting and much-loved part of the theatre's programme.Read more
2017-2017 | Theatre 503 Directed by Lisa Spirling
As we face a seismic shift in world politics, Theatre503 presents a festival of plays, creative responses and debate. In the week of President Trump’s inauguration a team of 503 artists offer plays, proposals and premonitions to explore the road that has led to this point and the directions we might take from here.
Each show will feature all 12 short plays, followed immediately by panel discussions designed to provoke thought and action, featuring leading journalists, campaigners, politicians, economists and U.S. theatre-makers. On 19th January we ask "Could Trump be a good thing?" On the 20th, "What can I do now?" as activists discuss practical ways to move forward. After the matinee on the 21st we take on political correctness and discuss the shy locker room Trump supporters, and finally after the evening show on 21st we ask "Is the Media to blame?"Read more