Civilisation

Theatre (contemporary)

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  • Underbelly, Cowgate - Big Belly
  • 18:25
  • Aug 24-25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Jaz Woodcock-Stewart, Antler Theatre
  • Warnings and additional info: Scenes of a Sexual Nature
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

Civilisation (or a day in the life of a woman following a tragic event). A theatrical experiment from the creator behind critically acclaimed, Lands. Jaz Woodcock-Stewart from award-winning company Antler collaborates with choreographer Morgann Runacre-Temple. Developed with support from New Diorama, HOME Manchester, BAC and The Yard. 'Mightily moving' (Time Out, on Lands). 'Endlessly fascinating' (Lyn Gardner, on Lands).

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There are 32 steps into this venue from the cowgate entrance.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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The List (4/5 stars) 1 day ago

A profound piece of visual poetry...

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The Scotsman (3/5 stars) 1 day ago

"Don't go wasting your emotion," sings Abba, as a blank faced woman dries her hair, gets dressed and goes to what we gradually realise is a funeral. ...

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The Guardian (4/5 stars) 2 days ago

Complex, raw and insensibly smart, Civilisation is a charged study of the absurdity of grief and intrusion. Quietly audacious in form and timing, this strange and beautiful piece produced by Antler refuses to abide by the normal rules of storytelling. It makes mundanity electric. A young woman played by Sophie...

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