How Can We Help

The HUB

The HUB is a performance space for visiting companies.
It is also a rehearsal and making space for companies in the area who have need of it. You can book the space through this simple form.
Equipment and a van

In addition, thanks to the support of the Arts Council, England we have a store of technical equipment that is available for those who are making progressive performance in the area and who have need of it.

A touring lighting rig. Projectors. Sound systems. Audience headphone systems. And a a transit van*.

These resources are collectively held here at the HUB for use by those artists making and performing on the M62 who have need of it. You just need to drop us a line letting us know what you need and when (joanna@slunglow.org) and we’ll take it from there.

Like with everything at the HUB if you have money we’ll happily take it off you to help support our activities. But we recognise that most of those who have need of this equipment wont have money. We also believe that the provision of these resources is part of the responsibility we have to our community of theatre makers. 
However we ask people who get help from us to give what and how they can; to come down and work on our shared allotment, chop wood for the audience fire, volunteer at one our events or help out in whatever way they feel they can.

Times are difficult for everyone. Together we stand a better chance in achieving our ambitions, making what money there is go further and reaching the audience we hope to. This is our bit.

Slung Low


*only to drivers 25 years old or older (sorry it’s our insurance company not us)

Upcoming Events
Feb
18
Sun
5:00 pm THE DEATH SHOW – Antonia Beck an...
THE DEATH SHOW – Antonia Beck an...
Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THE DEATH SHOW - Antonia Beck and Lucy Nicholls
image (c) Pamela Raith PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT   Death. A bit grim, isn’t it. Morbid, macabre and even unmentionable, but does it have to be that way? Drawn together by[...]
Feb
25
Sun
5:00 pm POLICE COPS IN SPACE – The Prete...
POLICE COPS IN SPACE – The Prete...
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
POLICE COPS IN SPACE - The Pretend Men
  PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT ★★★★★ “Unbeatable physical cop parody.” The Stage ★★★★★ “The juggernaut of cheesy americana.” EdFestMag ★★★★ ‘A joy to behold.’ Scotsman   After his father is killed[...]
Mar
4
Sun
5:00 pm OUTRAGE – Uncanny Theatre
OUTRAGE – Uncanny Theatre
Mar 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
OUTRAGE - Uncanny Theatre
Matt and Nat have decided to challenge the idea that there’s no such thing as bad publicity. They want to enlist your help in stirring up enough Twitter controversy during the show to gain them[...]
Mar
10
Sat
7:30 pm BEST OF BE FESTIVAL
BEST OF BE FESTIVAL
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
BEST OF BE FESTIVAL
A GRAND TOUR OF BOUNDARY SMASHING EUROPEAN PERFORMANCE IN ONE EXHILARATING NIGHT. “It is difficult to imagine a more rewarding and enjoyable night out” What’s On Stage “Ground-breaking new theatre from across Europe” The Guardian[...]
Mar
11
Sun
5:00 pm THE AUDIT (or Iceland, a modern ...
THE AUDIT (or Iceland, a modern ...
Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THE AUDIT (or Iceland, a modern myth) : Proto-type Theatre
There’s a shadow coming, across the sea. Long and terrifying. The vultures are circling, the wolves are howling… how can we weather this storm? The global economy is a mess. The crash has landed, the[...]
Mar
16
Fri
7:30 pm YORKSHIRE AID FUNDRAISER
YORKSHIRE AID FUNDRAISER
Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
YORKSHIRE AID FUNDRAISER
Join us for a night of Live Music, Food, Drinks and a Ceilidh to round it all off! As you may know we offer some of our space at the HUB as storage for Yorkshire[...]
Mar
18
Sun
5:00 pm THE UNUNITED KINGDOM -Silent Upr...
THE UNUNITED KINGDOM -Silent Upr...
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THE UNUNITED KINGDOM -Silent Uproar in association with LittleMighty
  At 18¼ Ella is out of education, out of work and out of options. She can’t sleep and sees no way out. Jackie is a kindly, supportive matriarch who wants to clean up this[...]
Mar
25
Sun
5:00 pm LEAVING – Curious Monkey
LEAVING – Curious Monkey
Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LEAVING - Curious Monkey
Curious Monkey presents in association with Northern Stage LEAVING Leaving home for the first time… Is a step into the dark. A whole new life. If you’re leaving the care system, the reality hits even[...]
Apr
15
Sun
3:00 pm LAST RESORT – 2Magpies Theatre
LAST RESORT – 2Magpies Theatre
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
LAST RESORT - 2Magpies Theatre
Last Resort is an alternative future for Guantanamo Bay. The waterboarding has stopped, the noise has been turned down and the military base has been reclaimed as a holiday destination. You, the audience, are our[...]
5:00 pm LAST RESORT – 2Magpies Theatre
LAST RESORT – 2Magpies Theatre
Apr 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LAST RESORT - 2Magpies Theatre
Last Resort is an alternative future for Guantanamo Bay. The waterboarding has stopped, the noise has been turned down and the military base has been reclaimed as a holiday destination. You, the audience, are our[...]
Apr
22
Sun
5:00 pm THE NORTH! THE NORTH! – Have You...
THE NORTH! THE NORTH! – Have You...
Apr 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THE NORTH! THE NORTH! - Have You Lost Me
“Proper theatrical magic, as dark as it comes” Exeunt ★★★★★ ‘stunningly immersive … a myth of staggering beauty’Edinburgh Festivals Magazine ★★★★ The Stage ★★★★★ British Theatre Guide ★★★★ A Younger Theatre ★★★★ ThreeWeeks ★★★★ Broadway[...]
May
13
Sun
5:00 pm WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER? – Che...
WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER? – Che...
May 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER? - Cheryl Martin
Who Wants To Live Forever is a jazz fantasy about loss, love and hope set among the stars. Created by singer/performer Cheryl Martin, Who Wants To Live Forever is about one woman’s life-long love for[...]

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