Songs for Breaking Britain by Hannah Nicklin

8th March 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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A Work-In-Progress showing of a new show by Hannah Nicklin and Company.

SONGS FOR BREAKING BRITAIN. A storytelling show, with punk music.

Hannah Nicklin and Company  are collecting stories – stories from people just getting by, people who don’t think they’re Important, anyone who will stop and talk to us.  We got bored of the media selling our stories back to us. So we’re mixing up the old idea of the ballad; sharing stories, passing them on; with a modern form of righteous storytelling; punk music. Three chords, rhyming couplets, lots of noise. Songs from the market place, from the street, stories collected from the people you walk past; of romance, graft, bordem, everyday defeat. Songs for Breaking Britain; theatre, with punk music.

This project is being supported by and developed at OvalHouse, Theatre in the Mill, ARC Stockton, and Slung Low’s HUB. With support from Arts Council England’s Grants for the Arts, and Third Angel. And with additional collaborators Hannah Jane Walker and Alexander Kelly. Hannah Nicklin and Company is Hannah Nicklin, Keir Cooper, and Sean Arnold.


Sean Arnold – Guitar
Keir Cooper – Drums
Hannah Nicklin – Lead Vocals
Design: Alexander Kelly
Additional collaborators: Hannah Jane Walker
Developed in: OvalHouse, Theatre in the Mill, ARC Stockton, and Slung Low’s HUB.
Support from: Arts Council England’s Grants for the Arts, ARC Stockton, OvalHouse, and Third Angel.

There is a very limited capacity so to reserve a ticket please email  with the number of tickets you wish to reserve and  a contact telephone number.

Tickets will be “Pay What You Decide” which means you will pay the company AFTER the show.


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