Trans Pennine

Theatre (lgbt, drama)

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  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year

Description

Trans Pennine is a funny, fast-paced and emotional play about family disagreements, gender-identity, and caravan holidays. Following her death, the family begrudgingly go to scatter Mum’s ashes in the Yorkshire Dales – a commemoration of a wife and mother none of them liked. Their bitter and fateful journey takes them to the caravan site of past family holidays where secrets are revealed, truths are unearthed, and their relationships, identities, and prejudices are tested to the full. Dad is angry, Ben is Amy, and Mum is in the margarine tub.

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: If not taking the lift there is a large flight to 1st floor of hotel then a further 4 steps to venue.
  • Wheelchair access type: Standard passenger lift to 1st floor then platform lift up the 4 steps.

  • Stairs: 11- 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

Robert Brown 99 days ago

Hooray, Transpennine from the excellent The Orange Works is back in Edinburgh. If you missed it last year don’t be disappointed again. If you have seen it catch it again. We have seen it three times and it is always entertaining and thought provoking.

Michael Walker 101 days ago

Another excellent play that I saw at a Preview recently. Very well written and presented. Funny and sad often at the same time but I really enjoyed the whole play. Book now and you won’t be disappointed. Trust me!

Mike Walker


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