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EVENTS IN THE TOWN

Twist

  Category Open air Theatre
  Event date 17/11/2017
  Event time 7:30pm til 8:30pm
  Address Stantonbury Theatre in Milton Keynes
  Town Bedford
  Entry fee Adult £15, Concession £13, Schools £11

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twist

 Stantonbury Theatre in Milton Keynes

 Friday 17th November 2017

 7:30pm til 8:30pm

 Minimum Age: 13

In a radical reimagining of Charles Dickens’ classic novel, we follow one refugee’s journey, buffeted between borders and bad company. Ages 13+. His home is dust. His friends are few. His hands are as rough as the seas he has crossed.In a radical reimagining of Charles Dickens’ classic novel, we follow one refugee’s journey, buffeted between borders and bad company.Twist transforms Oliver’s struggle for sanctuary into a modern tale framed by the global crisis fast defining the 21st century.Teeming with Dickens’ audacious characters, this production marks a bold collaboration for Theatre Centre, pioneers of new writing for young audiences.Rising-star Chino Odimba has written for National Theatre and was shortlisted for the Bruntwood Prize.Theatre Centre’s first adaptation in over a decade, this retelling of a Victorian masterpiece will challenge intolerance with urgency and compassion.Twist will tour to schools and venues across the UK between September and November 2017, including 6 performances at London's Soho Theatre.

Entry price (public): Adult £15, Concession £13, Schools £11