The toughest creative challenge in town is back at Southwark Playhouse on Sunday 10 April! Come and join us for a night of brilliant theatre and a shindig in the bar afterwards!
Present : Tense challenges the UK's top artistic talent to tackle the hottest topic of the moment in just seven days. We’ve asked a host of cross-disciplinary artists to collaborate and we promise you another selection of the leading talent around! Get ready for a night of fantastic and crucial responses to what is happening in the world right now.
The groups meet Sunday 3 April to rip through the papers and select the most momentous story on the news agenda. They then have seven days to create a piece of work in response before it is performed live exactly one week after they began.
At this crucial time for the Arts, nabokov return with Present:Tense the weekend after the much anticipated arts funding announcements.
Our fantastic line-up already includes writers Alice Birch, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Marcelo Dos Santos.
Don’t miss the first Present : Tense of 2011, the most immediate response to what’s happening in the world today!
Present : Tense / Sixteen
Sunday 10 April 2010 // 8:00pm
Southwark Playhouse // Shipwright Yard (Corner Tooley St. & Bermondsey St.) // London // SE1 2TF
Tickets are not currently on sale but keep checking for when they are!
Throughout the week you can follow their progress and post comments on the Present : Tense blog at www.nabokov-online.com/ptblog