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Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £725,315
  • 2013-2014: £741,997
  • 2014-2015: £761,289

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The House That Will Not Stand part 2: Inspiration

http://www.tricycle.co.uk/the-house-that-will-not-stand | 020 7328 1000 THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND by Marcus Gardley 9 Oct – 22 Nov Writer Marcus Gardley reveals how the women who raised him and the town where he grew up both helped inspire The House That Will Not Stand, his bewitching new play set in 1836 New Orleans. Book now: 020 7328 1000 | http://bit.ly/1li2hBX

The House That Will Not Stand trailer

http://www.tricycle.co.uk/the-house-that-will-not-stand | 020 7328 1000 THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND by Marcus Gardley 9 Oct – 22 Nov “You may be the wealthiest colored woman in New Orleans but you built this house on sand, lies and dead bodies.” The UK Premiere of a bewitching new drama of desire, jealousy, murder and voodoo, set in New Orleans, 1836 by award-winning American playwright Marcus Gardley. Book now: 020 7328 1000 | http://bit.ly/1li2hBX

True West: Audience Reactions

True West by Sam Shepard Tricycle Theatre | 4 Sept - 4 Oct 2014 Book now: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/true-west Hear what the True West audience think of our acclaimed production of Sam Shepard's modern American classic True West. ★★★★ 'Searingly good… a revival which always holds its nerve’ The Guardian ★★★★ ‘Brilliant… An enthralling production of a true classic’ The Daily Telegraph ★★★★ ‘Spectacular’ The Times ★★★★ ‘Excellent… absurdly funny’ Financial Times Playing at the Tricycle Theatre until Saturday 4 October 2014. Book now: http://bit.ly/1hzQkIg

How To Do A Soft Texan Accent

http://www.tricycle.co.uk/true-west | 020 7328 1000 TRUE WEST by Sam Shepard 4 Sept – 4 Oct 2014 at the Tricycle Theatre Alex Ferns (Joyeux Noël) gives us his quick tips on how to do a soft Texan accent, like the one he's cultivated to play Lee in our production of Sam Shepard's seminal 1980 play TRUE WEST. "Austin ‘the achiever’, an earnest screenwriter on the verge of success, is working on a script he has sold to a Hollywood producer while house-sitting for his mother in LA. When his brother Lee ‘the drifter’ and petty thief decides to stop by, he pitches his own idea for a movie and convinces the producer to ditch Austin’s love story for his own trashy Western tale. Now they must work together to secure the deal. But with mistrust and jealousy bubbling under the surface and the heat of a Californian night melting away their inhibitions, their own flaws threaten to get in the way. A modern classic by one of America’s most renowned living playwrights, exposing the cracks in the American Dream." Book now: 020 7328 1000 | http://bit.ly/1hzQkIg

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The House That Will Not Stand part 1: Introduction

http://www.tricycle.co.uk/the-house-that-will-not-stand/ | 020 7328 1000 THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND by Marcus Gardley 9 Oct – 22 Nov Writer Marcus Gardley and director Indhu Rubasingham discuss The House That Will Not Stand – a bewitching new drama of desire, jealousy, murder and voodoo. New Orleans, 1836. Following an era of French colonial rule and relative racial acceptance, Louisiana’s ‘free people of color’ are prospering. Beartrice has become one of the city’s wealthiest women through her relationship with a rich white man. However, when her partner mysteriously dies, the foundations of freedom she has built for herself and their three unwed daughters begins to crumble. Society is changing, racial divides are growing, and as the household turn on each other in their fight for survival, it could cost them everything. Book now: 020 7328 1000 | http://bit.ly/1li2hBX

The Kilburn Passion Opening Night Video

Fabulous video from backstage after the opening night of The Kilburn Passion, Tue 4 August 2014. Interested in joining Tricycle Young Company? Check out the Tricycle website for more information. http://www.tricycle.co.uk/young-people/young-company-ensemble/

What's Your Passion? #KilburnPassion - Itai

The Kilburn Passion | 5 - 9 August 2014 | Tricycle Theatre We asked Tricycle Young Company to tell us what they were passionate about in the run up to their summer production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhayla El-Bushra. More info and to book tickets here: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

What's Your Passion? #KilburnPassion - Angie

The Kilburn Passion | 5 - 9 August 2014 | Tricycle Theatre We asked Tricycle Young Company to tell us what they were passionate about in the run up to their summer production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhayla El-Bushra. More info and to book tickets here: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

What's your passion? #KilburnPassion - Bolaji

The Kilburn Passion | 5 - 9 August 2014 | Tricycle Theatre We asked Tricycle Young Company to tell us what they were passionate about in the run up to their summer production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhayla El-Bushra. More info and to book tickets here: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

What's your passion? #KilburnPassion - Alex

The Kilburn Passion | 5 - 9 August 2014 | Tricycle Theatre We asked Tricycle Young Company to tell us what they were passionate about in the run up to their summer production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhayla El-Bushra. More info and to book tickets here: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

What's your Passion? #KilburnPassion - Rob

The Kilburn Passion | 5 - 9 August 2014 | Tricycle Theatre We asked Tricycle Young Company to tell us what they were passionate about in the run up to their summer production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhayla El-Bushra. More info and to book tickets here: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

What's your Passion? #KilburnPassion - Jack

The Kilburn Passion | 5 - 9 August 2014 | Tricycle Theatre We asked Tricycle Young Company to tell us what they were passionate about in the run up to their summer production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhayla El-Bushra. More info and to book tickets here: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

Support the Tricycle Theatre

http://www.tricycle.co.uk/support-us A look behind the scenes at the work of the Tricycle Theatre. Find out more, and find out how you can support us, by visiting our website, or contacting the Development Department: 020 7625 0132 development@tricycle.co.uk

Lionboy Trailer

The revival of Complicite's critically acclaimed Lionboy is coming to the Tricycle Theatre this winter from December 17 2014 to January 10 2015. Charlie Ashanti lives in a future where phones are powered by the sun, cars are banned and companies are more powerful than countries. Charlie is a perfectly normal boy, except for one thing: he can speak to cats. So when his parents are kidnapped, he sets off on a rescue mission -- with a little help from a floating circus and its pride of performing lions. Award-winning theatre company Complicite (The Master and Margarita; Shun-kin; A Disappearing Number) fuses storytelling, circus and live percussion in this gripping adventure inspired by Zizou Corder's bestselling novels. Suitable for everyone aged 8 and up Family and children's tickets available. Visit our website for more information and to book: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/lionboy/

The Colby Sisters of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

In a world of champagne and canapés, the five Colby sisters are the glamorous faces of New York high society. With wealth, style and desirable husbands, they appear to have it all. But privately, the sisters' squabbles distort the picture of this perfect family. Image is everything, and struggling to maintain it could have life-changing consequences. A new black comedy by OBIE award-winning Canadian playwright Adam Bock.

What's your Passion 1? #KilburnPassion

We asked members of the Tricycle Young Company what they were passionate about in the run up to our production, The Kilburn Passion by Suhalya El-Bushra. The Kilburn Passion is bursting onto the Tricycle stage from 5 - 9 Aug 2014. For more information and to book, please visit the Tricycle website: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-kilburn-passion/

True West Tricycle Theatre

True West by Sam Shepard Tricycle Theatre | 4 Sept - 4 Oct 2014 Austin 'the achiever', an earnest screenwriter on the verge of success, is working on a script he has sold to a Hollywood producer while house-sitting for his mother in LA. When his brother Lee 'the drifter' and petty thief decides to stop by, he pitches his own idea for a movie and convinces the producer to ditch Austin's love story for his own trashy Western tale. Now they must work together to secure the deal. But with mistrust and jealousy bubbling under the surface and the heat of a Californian night melting away their inhibitions, their own flaws threaten to get in the way. A modern classic by one of America's most renowned living playwrights, exposing the cracks in the American Dream. Join in the conversation on social media with #TrueWest. Book online: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/true-west/ Box Office: 020 7328 1000

The Colby Sisters video blog - brotherly love!

Actress Ronke Adekoluejo, who plays Heather in The Colby Sisters of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, tells us a story of brotherly love from her own childhood. The Colby Sisters of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is a new world premiere playing at the Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn from 19 June - 26 July 2014. In a world of champagne and canapés, the five Colby sisters are the glamorous faces of New York high society. With wealth, style and desirable husbands, they appear to have it all. But privately, the sisters' squabbles distort the picture of this perfect family. Image is everything, and struggling to maintain it could have life-changing consequences. A new black comedy by OBIE award-winning Canadian playwright Adam Bock. Join in the conversation on social media with #ColbySisters http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/the-colby-sisters-of-pittsburgh-pennsylvania/

Handbagged: Becoming Q

HANDBAGGED by Moira Buffini Vaudeville Theatre, 404 Strand, London, WC2R 0NH http://handbaggedtheplay.com/ | 0844 412 4663 The making of a monarch! Watch Marion Bailey transform into Her Majesty before your very eyes! HANDBAGGED is the Tricycle Theatre's Olivier Award-winning production of Moira Buffini's 'wickedly funny' (Evening Standard) play that opens the clasp on the relationship between two giants of the 20th Century, the Queen and Margaret Thatcher. The production transferred from the Tricycle Theatre to the Vaudeville Theatre in London's West End in April 2014. To book tickets to to: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/handbagged

Circles By Rachel De-lahay - Official Trailer

PLEASE NOTE- This video contains some strong language Circles by Rachel De-lahay Tricycle Theatre 27 May - 14 June In this funny and moving new play, three generations caught in a cycle of violence are searching for an escape route, a connection and a love that lasts. Teenagers Demi and Malachi get chatting on the bus. He wants her digits but pedestrians aren't her type. Angela, 30, is chasing the spark of new love again but her mum warns her to stop dreaming. Rachel De-lahay recently won the Evening Standard's Most Promising Playwright Award. Her previous work includes Routes and The Westbridge (Royal Court) which also won the Writers Guild Award for Best Play. More info and to book: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/circles/

Takeover Festival 2014

For an entire week, Tricycle Young Company took over the Tricycle and packed it with theatre, film, music and poetry by both emerging and established artists. The week boasted 7 new plays performed by young people on the Tricycle stage, opportunities to engage with professional artists and engage with activities all over the building. This film explores the journey of our Young Company Members and Young Producers as they prepare for the festival. Film by Alan Fentiman and supported by the Media Trust.

A Video Blog from Young Company Member Yolanda

A video blog from Young Company Member Yolanda, taking part in the Tricycle's Takeover Festival: http://www.tricycle.co.uk/festivals/tricycle-takeover-festival-2014-2/

Hopelessly Devoted Trailer

Hopelessly Devoted 7 - 19 April Tricycle Theatre http://www.tricycle.co.uk/current-programme-pages/theatre/theatre-programme-main/hopelessly-devoted/ Following her smash-hit debut Wasted and sell-out success Brand New Ancients, Kate Tempest is a back with an incendiary new play. Chess is in prison. Facing a lengthy sentence, her cell mate becomes her soul mate. But when Serena is given parole, Chess faces total isolation. Hope comes in the form of a music producer looking for a reason to love music again. She finds a powerful voice in Chess. But to harness her talent, Chess must first face her past. Paines Plough celebrates 40 years as the national theatre of new plays, delivering its biggest, boldest and furthest-reaching programme of work to date. Join in the conversation on social media with #KThopelesslydevoted

Red Velvet returns - Tricycle Theatre from Jan 2014

Lolita Chakrabarti's multi award-winning production which became one of the must-see shows of 2012 returns to the Tricycle for a limited run prior to its New York transfer! Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, 1833. Edmund Kean, the greatest actor of his generation, has collapsed on stage whilst playing Othello. A young black American actor has been asked to take over the role. But as the public riot in the streets over the abolition of slavery, how will the cast, critics and audience react to the revolution taking place in the theatre? Imagined experiences based on the true story of Ira Aldridge.

A special message from Q

A few words from Q who recently appeared in Moira Buffini's play Handbagged at the Tricycle Theatre ...

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