National Theatre Let’s Play: Schools Performances

Date: 5 Jul 2024
Location: The Old Electric
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Following a summer of Let’s Play workshops led by teachers in their classrooms with support from local writer and poet Ant Briscoe, a cast of professional actors will perform scripts, devised by year five and six pupils from four primary schools, set in and inspired by Blackpool. Come and see the culmination of our all their work in this unmissable performance of local stories directed by National Theatre Director Ruth Mary Johnson.

Reclaim Blackpool - Mapping Sexual Harrasment
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    Antonia Charlesworth Stack is a journalist and editor from Blackpool. She was deputy editor of Big Issue North magazine and is editor of Blackpool Social Club. Antonia is also the founder of Reclaim Blackpool, a women's safety campaign that began life as an article she wrote for Blackpool Social Club. She's a contributing author to the Lancashire Stories anthology with her story about a Blackpool performer, The Call of The Sea. The book is available for free in libraries across the county.