Northern Big Board

A play by Emma Adams. Commissioned by Chol

Performed in November 2012 in Shipley Swimming Pool to a sell-out audience.

A play about courage, the benefits of socialised fitness and culture, and water demons.

Performed by 

Joe Bone, Sarah Louise Davies, Tom Gordon Gill, Nickie Goldie, Lucy Hind, Daniel Mallaghan, Fred Pearson and Bradford Esprite Diving Club

Made by 

Matt Angove, Laura Clark, Heather Fenoughty, Joanna Resnick, Alex Johnston, Alan Lane, Doug Nicholson, Peter Reed, Dan Rollings, Will Simpson

Chorus

Ruby Bower, Ryan Coones, Matthew Cowen, Hannah Flowers, William Hallam, Paul Harrison, Stacey Johnstone, Sian Jones, Peter Maggs, Lucy Meredith, Liz Porter, Max Roper , Scarlett Tomlinson, Evie Webb

The original project website is at www.northernbigboard.com

The Northern Big Board theme music can be downloaded for free, or you can pay what you want with donations supporting the Marine Conservation Society by visiting here

This project was supported by City of Bradford MDC and Kirklees Council and was funded by a Grant for the Arts Award from the Arts Council

 

Production images by Tony Bartholomew

Upcoming Events
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7:00 pm Love Letters Straight From Your ...
Love Letters Straight From Your ...
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Love Letters Straight From Your Heart
  Let’s raise our glasses to long lost loves and current lovers, to mums, to dads and to absent friends. An event that is somewhere between a wedding reception and a radio dedication show. Join[...]
Oct
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7:30 pm Let’s Share A Meal (part of Toni...
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Oct 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Let's Share A Meal (part of Tonight We Fly)
Let’s share a meal together. Three inspiring, thought provoking, home cooked, friendly meals hosted by Slung Low and Fuel, with artists, scientists and people who want to say something about the world we live in. [...]
Nov
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7:30 pm Let’s Share A Meal (part of Toni...
Let’s Share A Meal (part of Toni...
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Let's Share A Meal (part of Tonight We Fly)
Let’s share a meal together. Three inspiring, thought provoking, home cooked, friendly meals hosted by Slung Low and Fuel, with artists, scientists and people who want to say something about the world we live in. [...]
8:00 pm The Preston Bill (at The Holbeck)
The Preston Bill (at The Holbeck)
Nov 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Preston Bill (at The Holbeck)
  Welcome to The North. A story from Preston. About Preston. A story that will make you stop and think about where you, and we, are in the world. The tale of a man from[...]
Nov
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10:00 am POWER: Questions and Disrupt Cur...
POWER: Questions and Disrupt Cur...
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
POWER: Questions and Disrupt Current Structures
Unfolding across Leeds in Spring 19, the next Transform festival will explore cultural democracy and investigate the notion of Power. In preparation we want to ask – how can current power structures be questioned and[...]
7:30 pm Let’s Share A Meal (part of Toni...
Let’s Share A Meal (part of Toni...
Nov 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Let's Share A Meal (part of Tonight We Fly)
Let’s share a meal together. Three inspiring, thought provoking, home cooked, friendly meals hosted by Slung Low and Fuel, with artists, scientists and people who want to say something about the world we live in. [...]
Nov
3
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8:00 pm Inua Ellams’ Rap Party
Inua Ellams’ Rap Party
Nov 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Inua Ellams’ Rap Party
    Rhythm And Poetry Party – a nostalgic, no-clutter, no fuss, straight up evening of hip hop inspired poems and hip hop songs.  This event is part of ‘Tonight We Fly’ by Fuel Theatre.[...]
Nov
25
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5:00 pm Drag Me To Love
Drag Me To Love
Nov 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Drag Me To Love
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3:30 pm Tabby McTat
Tabby McTat
Dec 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Tabby McTat
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