UPDATE FROM THEATRE PECKHAM
In light of the government’s announcement regarding COVID-19, as a preventative measure to slow down the spread of the Coronavirus, Theatre Peckham has made the difficult decision to close our building to the public until further notice and suspended all performances and our TP Academy.
Please stay tuned for further updates and we will endeavor to reschedule our programme where possible.
The Endz: “the system rejected us when it should have protected us. This is our story”.
A powerful new drama bringing together original rap, spoken word and songs accompanied by a live orchestra, The Endz has been created by young people from Harris Academy Peckham with singers Abimaro Gunnell and Fran Lobo and theatre maker Paul Cree. It is produced by the award-winning Multi-Story Orchestra, which has been widely acclaimed for its ground-breaking orchestral performances at Bold Tendencies car park in Peckham
“the response was ecstatic, and it deserved to be” – The New York Times
WILD ONION: Work in Progress
WILD ONION is a theatrical experience where we move, dance, projection map, and lip synch our way through the feeling of heady teenage euphoria, to bring you a story of friendship, identity, and the importance of growing up at your own pace.
We follow 5 ‘young’ people as they wrestle with living under their parents roofs, transitioning and having puberty 2.0, being fed a diet of YouTube cat video compilations, and having to make a big move to a new country.
The Adventures of Bo Peep
Watch the adventures of Bo Peep unravel as she tries to rescue her woolly friends! Counting her sheep always sends Bo Peep off to sleep by bedtime, but with no sign of them yet she’ll be up all night searching. Bo Peep needs you and your family’s help to save her little lambkins from danger in time for bed!
“Audiences will be wowed by Knuckle and Joint” www.publicreviews.com
A perfect theatre introduction for your little ones with an interactive story and sensory learning. Look out for a flock of woollen puppets, original music and sheep themed silliness.
The Voices of Black Folk
Black Voices in Britain Before The Windrush” brings to life characters which show that Black people were part of the fabric of these islands long before the Windrush and long before contemporary historians would have us believe.
This production written and directed by Khareem Jamal-one the creators of Black Heroes in The Hall of Fame- focuses on the fascinating lives of Septimius Severus, Queen Philippa of Hainault & Ottobah Coguano, and a fourth The Priestess of The Silures.
Pilot Theatre Presents Crongton Knights
by Alex Wheatle
Adapted by Emteaz Hussain
Directed by Corey Campbell & Esther Richardson
Music Director & Composer Conrad Murray
**** The Stage
**** Reviews Hub
“an authenticity and energy that matches the fighting spirits of the story’s working-class heroes.” – The Guardian
Life isn’t easy on the Crongton Estate and for McKay and his mates it’s all about keeping their heads down but when a friend finds herself in trouble, they set out on a mission that goes further than any of them imagined.
Crongton Knights will take you on a night of madcap adventure as McKay and his friends ‘The Magnificent Six’ encounter the dangers and triumphs of a mission gone awry. In this world premiere adaptation of Alex Wheatle’s award-winning novel, the pulse of the city is alive on stage with a soundscape of beatboxing and vocals laid down by the cast and created by acclaimed musician Conrad Murray.
Are you a school? We have schools/youth group ticket offers available including free teacher places.
Please contact Rebecca: email@example.com for more information.
You can also find FREE education resources available at pilot-theatre.com
I Don’t Know Tour
Are you ready to be entertained? Ewood is a half British and French Singer, Dancer and Actor from London.
Ewood has his own sound, a very unique tone, a true vocalist from Pop to Soul and RnB; he is truly one in a million. He is bringing something new to the music scene; he just released his first single ‘I Don”t know’ and the music video is available on all platforms.
Surrounded by his musicians and his dancers, Ewood is going to invite you through his journey, during which he rose like a phoenix. Introducing to the world his future album with visuals, live music and theatrical performance. You can expect a show of high energy and authenticity from an artist who sings from his heart.