Act Up! are very excited to announce that they will be performing Outside the Box again at the Official opening of the Together! 2012 Disability History Month Festival.
This is a great chance for those of you who were unable to come in March. There are also new scenes and a new actor included!
Come and watch us at 7pm on Friday 25th November at the Old Town Hall, Stratford. Tickets are free. Our performance is part of the official opening of the Disability History Month Festival and the Together! 2012 Open Exhibition.
Act Up! Newham presents OUTSIDE THE BOX at 7pn on Friday 11th March . Act Up! Newham's new play is devised from the actors own experiences. Together they explore their dreams and desires for the future. After the interval a performance by singer/activist Dennis Queen. It will be a great evening! Hope to see you there!
Act Up! Newham were proud to be invited to perform 'Dangerous Assumptions' at the 25th birthday of the Alliance of Inclusive Education for an audience of about 60 people.
We had great responses from the audience.
'You all were fabulous! Great humourours piece, and you all knew your lines really well! Loved the way that you based it on intergration and segratation, the differences between the two. Loved the stern teacher leading Jill the schoolgirl away and the two pupils that were funny at each end who had no clue about what Jill the schoolgirl could do but they were great all of the group! Nice acting everyone!'
' I loved the show. It was hard to watch in parts. It brought up big feelings about bad things that happen in schoosl. In the end Jill and her classmates showed the teachers how it's done. Brilliant s...
During our 3 days summer intensive project the Act Uppers have created a new show for the Liberty Festival 2015 based on a letter to David Cameron! Each actor created their own monologue to David Cameron and they devised a 15 minute performance around this.
Act Up performed amazingly despite very difficult conditions and are keen to take 'Dear Mr Cameron' to other venues and events.
On 20th February Act Up! Newham premiered their new production 'Dangerous Assumptions' at Stratford Circus. It was a highly successful evening. We had an audience of 50 who were extremely enthusiastic about the show. One audience member said 'The story the actors and the direction was really very good. I was amazed how quick the time passed.'
Act Up! are now available for hire to perform 'Dangerous Assumptions' at your event. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org