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Play writing competition winners announced!

The final decisions for the 2015 play writing competition have been made. A huge thank you to all our readers and assessors, as well as to all the writers who submitted their scripts for the competition.

The winners are:
Things We Should Have Said Today by Pete Barrett
Parvati's Dark Children by Ramneek Singh
A Taste of Heaven by Chris Holbrook

A rehearsed reading of Things We Should Have Said Today will take place in the 23rd August 2016, more information can be found here. Other readings will be announced soon!

"Thinking big for a little venue"Time Out
"A prime and welcoming destination of imaginative theatre and performance"Fringe Report Awards 2009
"The wonderful Blue Elephant Theatre"Joanna Lumley (Patron)
"Camberwell's coolest venue"The Guardian


Next show: Escape

LCP Dance Theatre

Wednesday 3 August - Saturday 6 August
Online booking (incurs 10% booking fee)

To avoid the online booking fee please ring the box office on 020 7701 0100

Escape explores the emotional journey of a refugee through struggle, despair and the search for freedom. Fusing aerial performance and dance theatre, Escape explores the impact of a new environment on a refugee, who must face social, political and psychological challenges in order to integrate into a new society.

Joanna Puchala has created choreography that combines contemporary dance with aerial techniques using aerial slings. Elaborate wrapping and falling create movements that heighten the intensity of the scenes and capture the full attention of the audience.

LCP returns to the Blue Elephant following the sell-out success of I Am in 2015 (“Offered something extraordinary” ★★★★ Female Arts). LCP Dance Theatre draws awareness to human rights violations through dance and the company’s past work has been nominated several times for the Amnesty International Freedom of Expression Award.

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