Thanks for stopping by

The month began with the very welcome news that we were successful in our NPO application with Arts Council England, which enables us to continue to bring you more adventures for the period 2018-2022. We will be letting you know what exciting plans we have ahead and precisely what that funding will allow us to do very soon.

A quick heads up that FLOOD Part 3 will be broadcast on BBC2 in August – we will let you know the scheduled transmission date and time once announced..

We are really looking forward to reviving Rugby Shorts at Selby RLFC as part of Selby Arts Festival on Sunday 23rd July.

Last summer Slung Low undertook some training to become a Dementia Friendly theatre company, and this training inspired us to become part of the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA) an alliance of over 150 national organisations who connect, share best practice and take action on dementia. In doing so we signed up with three pledges. One of which was to put on an event that specifically welcomes people living with Dementia, their careers, families and friends as well as a wider HUB audience. If this applies to you, then on Thurs 27th July we’d love you to come and spend the afternoon with us to enjoy some tea and cakes and memory making for our Memory Store and we’ll have some live music and film screenings from Yorkshire Silents – you can read more in the link on the right hand side of this page.

Also at the HUB this month you can see the last of our Edinburgh Fringe previews when Hull’s Silent Uproar perform A Super Happy Story (about feeling super sad) on Sun 30th July at 6:30pm (please note the slightly later than usual start time to this one due to artist availability!).

Our autumn programme will be going live soon. Do follow us on Twitter and Facebook for regular updates on this and our activities and adventures in Hull across the year.

Slung Low

If you’d like to join the choir on Tuesday evenings from Tuesday 25th April you can sign up here.

Enquiries for the dormitory use are here

 




Upcoming Events
Sep
7
Thu
6:30 pm Scalarama – RESILIENCE – THE BIO...
Scalarama – RESILIENCE – THE BIO...
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Scalarama - RESILIENCE - THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS AND THE SCIENCE OF HOPE
Presented by Basis Yorkshire with support from Slung Low “The child may not remember but the body remembers.” The original research was controversial, but the findings revealed the most important public health findings of a[...]
Sep
8
Fri
7:30 pm Scalarama – BROWN WILLY
Scalarama – BROWN WILLY
Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scalarama - BROWN WILLY
“Cornwall’s answer to Withnail & I” New Statesman “A voyage of existential contemplation and uproarious comedy” UK Film Review ★★★★ “You’ll laugh, you’ll cry…a midlife crisis has never been this much fun” – The West[...]
Sep
17
Sun
5:00 pm ROYAL VAUXHALL
ROYAL VAUXHALL
Sep 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ROYAL VAUXHALL
‘Royal Vauxhall is a masterwork by a talented writer performed by a fabulous cast’ ★★★★★ Broadway Baby “This is a brilliantly funny new musical – the writing is witty and fun, and the songs will[...]
8:00 pm ROYAL VAUXHALL
ROYAL VAUXHALL
Sep 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
ROYAL VAUXHALL
‘Royal Vauxhall is a masterwork by a talented writer performed by a fabulous cast’ ★★★★★ Broadway Baby “This is a brilliantly funny new musical – the writing is witty and fun, and the songs will[...]
Oct
1
Sun
5:00 pm 20B – Jane English
20B – Jane English
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
20B - Jane English
20B unearths the stories of a demolished building on a council estate in East London. In an attempt to relocate her sense of home, Jane goes on a mission to find and reconnect with her[...]
Oct
8
Sun
5:00 pm WE ARE BRONTË – Publick Transport
WE ARE BRONTË – Publick Transport
Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
WE ARE BRONTË - Publick Transport
“a mini comedic masterpiece…ambitious, risk-taking, edgy, just downright different.” ★★★★★ StageTalk Magazine “masters of their art” ★★★★ The Scotsman “excruciatingly funny…This is physical theatre at its most skillful.” British Theatre Guide “intelligent, offbeat humour…supremely entertaining.”[...]
Oct
12
Thu
7:30 pm QUARTER LIFE CRISIS – Yolanda Me...
QUARTER LIFE CRISIS – Yolanda Me...
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
QUARTER LIFE CRISIS - Yolanda Mercy plus THIS IS YESTERDAY (an introduction) - Manic Chord Theatre
Alicia is a hot mess. She doesn’t know what she’s doing with her life. Swiping left, swiping right to find the perfect match. Even though she’s a Londoner, born and bred, the scent of Lagos[...]
Oct
15
Sun
5:00 pm MANPOWER – Two Destination Language
MANPOWER – Two Destination Language
Oct 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MANPOWER - Two Destination Language
Did you think it would be easy? Did you think it would be fair? A British man and an Eastern European woman share the stage. Silent battles of power drive this politically complex commentary on[...]
Oct
22
Sun
7:30 pm SWANSONG – Dugout Theatre
SWANSONG – Dugout Theatre
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SWANSONG - Dugout Theatre
  by Sadie Spencer and Tom Black ★★★ ★ Theatrically watertight… character comedy, social satire and moral debate.”  The Stage ★★★★ “At once bleak and hopeful, innocent and cynical, dark and light. The result is nothing[...]
Oct
27
Fri
7:30 pm SING-ALONG-A-WICKER MAN (with su...
SING-ALONG-A-WICKER MAN (with su...
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
SING-ALONG-A-WICKER MAN (with supper!)
‘Frankly genius’ The Guardian ‘Terrific fun’ Director, Robin Hardy BACK FOR A SECOND HELPING FOLLOWING 2013’s SELL-OUT EVENT! (now with added supper served on arrival from 7pm) Hosted by David and singer Eliza Skelton, Sing-along-a-Wickerman[...]
Oct
29
Sun
7:30 pm KWAIDAN – Rouge28
KWAIDAN – Rouge28
Oct 29 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
KWAIDAN - Rouge28
Inspired by Japanese ghost stories and horror movies, Kwaidan is a chilling cinematic and atmospheric experience. It deftly combines life-sized puppets, humanette, shadow and live performance.   Kwaidan tells the story of Haru, a young woman who returns[...]
Nov
3
Fri
7:30 pm THE HAUNTED MOUSTACHE : Dr Bramwell
THE HAUNTED MOUSTACHE : Dr Bramwell
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
THE HAUNTED MOUSTACHE : Dr Bramwell
“The Haunted Moustache is a genuinely marvellous demonstration of how beautifully the mechanism of reality functions, if you’re paying sufficient attention.                            [...]

'I have put Holbeck in my address for the last two years but today was the first time I discovered the heart of it - I had no idea about the pubs, social clubs, quaint back to back terraces and history that makes up the real Holbeck, south of the canal.  A big thanks to Slung Low for opening my eyes to a place I have claimed to call home.'  - Audience Member

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