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Tangled Feet presents

Half Life

Tangled Feet is a theatre ensemble whose members are about to turn 40. They met 20 years ago and have been creating theatre together for half their lives.

To mark the moment, they’ve been joined by a unique local company of 10, 20 and 80 year-olds to make a show and wrestle some big questions:

How does our perspective change as we age?

How we cope when we don’t know what’s coming next?

What do we hold onto?

What do we let go?

Half Life is a riotous performance experiment that’s involved a rehearsal space of crash mats, climbing frames and huge quantities of tea in an attempt to find the things that bind us together.

Whatever your age come and rediscover your inner child in this playful, anarchic celebration of growing up and growing old.

'Tangled Feet offer a glimpse of magic' The Guardian (on Tangled Feet’s Home)

Response to Half Life

'A show of pure unadulterated joy' The Authentic

'a truly original and authentic piece of theatre that was very honest and reflective… what truly resonated was the sense of fun and play that is often lost as we grow older and once inhibitions set in.” That Stagey Blog

'Moving, funny and heartwarming show.' @babalon148

'Joyful, pull no punches show about growing up & growing older.' @nefertiti35

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Half Life is co-commissioned by The Gulbenkian, The Albany and ARC Stockton. Funded by Arts Council England and The Garfield Weston Foundation.

The performance at 2pm on Sat 8 Feb will be BSL interpreted Sign1.jpg

 

Pay What You Decide
This performance is priced on a Pay What You Decide basis, which means that tickets are available to book in advance as usual, but there is no obligation for you to pay until after you have seen the show. You can then decide on a price which you think is suitable based on your experience. Click here to find out more.

 

 

Need somewhere to eat before the show?

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We know that when you’re trying to make it on time to see a show in the evening life doesn’t just stop - you still need to eat!

Thankfully our No 60 cafe bar has a great selection of meals, with something to suit every appetite. With our Pre-Show Dinner deal you can grab two courses for just £10! Pre-book today and not only will we save you a table but you could even save on your bill too.

Spaces are limited so early booking is strongly advised.

 

Trailers: 

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Fri 7 - Sat 8 Feb

Fri 7pm / Sat 2pm & 7pm

Today's Price:
Pay What You Decide

Seating:
Unreserved

Age: 
10+

Running time:
1hr approx