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Friday, 14 December 2018 13:26

Apologia

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Apologia

 

Soup Troupe & The Really Small Theatre Company
proudly present

 

APOLOGIA
a play by Alexi Kaye Campbell

 

25 February - 3 March 2019 @ 19:00
Höyhentämö Pluckhouse, Korkeavuorenkatu 17, Helsinki

 

Kristin Miller is an eminent and successful art historian. As a young mother, she followed her politics and vocation, storming Parisian barricades and moving to Florence. Her recent memoir secures her place in history but fails to mention her sons.

Her birthday should be a time of celebration but when her sons decide to deliver their own versions of the past, everyone must confront the cost of Kristin's commitment to her passions.

Featuring: Giuliano Didio, Christian Jull, Hosanna Megumi, Pauliina Munukka, Joan Nordlund, and Joe White.
Directed by Anastasia Diatlova.

 

Tickets: €16

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Additional discounts available on bookings of 10 or more.

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An amateur production by arrangement with Nick Hern Books. As always, don't forget that 'amateur' means 'lover' in French...

 

Thursday, 17 August 2017 04:25

2017 Production Update

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There has been an ominous silence from us over the summer. We thought that after the problems we faced last year, that things would be better this year. Unfortunately, we have again been struck by many factors that have hindered our production plans.

There have been several personal misfortunes affecting our administration team over the past months and they have slowed our ability to action plans. In addition, before the summer we encountered a huge setback to our production of Choices when our planned theatre unexpectedly withdraw availability. This necessitated the need for us to have to start the very difficult task of finding an affordable alternative. Coupled with the problems mentioned above, we were again forced into the regrettable position of postponing Choices until early next year.

Private Lives, by Noël CowardThe theatre situation for small theatre companies in central Helsinki is particularly grim. So much so that we are having to consider alternatives further afield in Helsinki and Espoo. Please be prepared for this in future.

Although our main production has been delayed, we are able to offer some smaller treats!

At 19:00 on Thursday, 24th August we will be performing a half hour of Chekhovian wit at the Finnbrit Open House. This is the same evening as Night of the Arts. Full details can be found here.

On the 21st October, it will be our wonderful pleasure to transport you back to 1930 by performing a stage reading of Noël Coward’s sophisticated comedy, Private Lives.

Elyot and Amanda, once married and now honeymooning with new spouses at the same hotel, meet by chance, reignite the old spark and impulsively elope. After days of being reunited, they again find their fiery romance alternating between passions of love and anger. Their aggrieved spouses appear and a roundelay of affiliations ensues as the women first stick together, then apart, and new partnerships are formed.

Tickets will go on sale at the beginning of September and we hope you can join us. The performance will be held at the Finnbrit premises with only a limited number of seats available, so book early!