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An interactive response to the Grenfell fire, inspired by interviews from those that it affected. 7 Oct

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Festival Launch: Water, Bread and Salt

WATER BREAD AND SALT is an informal presentation delivered in the style of Southern African township theatre, celebrating the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth - Wed 10 Oct

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Plink & Boo

An interactive circus theatre adventure to explore what happens when people don’t fit into boxes (even if it is the neatest place to put them) - Wed 10, Thu 11, Wed 17 Oct

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Ground Control

You are Ground Control, and Futuretron is asking for your help to decide the future of a new planet. NO ADULTS ALLOWED! Thu 11 - Sat 13 Oct

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Foreign Radical

30 participants play an intriguing theatrical game exploring security, profiling, and privacy in the age of cybersurveillance - Fri 12 - Sat 13 Oct

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A spectacular and accessible outdoor dance circus production for families - Sat 13 Oct

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A hard-hitting show about racial tensions in the U.K. today - Mon 15 Oct

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A tiny, abandoned lion cub must find the things that make her who she thinks she’s meant to be – and fast! The zoo wants a lion and one way or another it’s a lion they will get. Using live music and puppetry, Charmane is a story about friendship, courage and finding your inner ROAR! - Tue 16 Oct...

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Circus theatre performance of exceptional acrobatic skills, fused with clear narrative exploring our hopes for the ideal lover - Tue 16 Oct

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COAT is the honest and emotional story of Junior, born in Nigeria he leaves at the age of 9 and heads to London leaving behind a life that he loved and was settled in - Wed 17 Oct

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I Infinite

Part dance, part video installation, I INFINITE is inspired by the digital world’s quest to re-create life. It explores the boundaries between the artificial and the real, the digital and the organic, worlds - Tue 20 Nov

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The Snow Queen and her Winter Wonderland

This Christmas, Blackfriars will be transformed into a magical winter wonderland with an enchanted trail and theatre show for families... 6 - 24 Dec