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ROUNDABOUT THEATRE FESTIVAL POPS-UP IN LINCOLN 23-26 SEPTEMBER

Posted by Craig Morrow, 21st August 2015, 16:37pm

Press Release 21 Aug 2015 ROUNDABOUT THEATRE FESTIVAL POPS-UP IN LINCOLN 23-26 SEPTEMBER Paines Plough’s award-winning flat pack theatre – Roundabout – will be erected outside Lincoln Performing Arts Centre week commencing 21 September and host a mini-festival of critically acclaimed theatre, comedy, music and family performances. Roundabout looks a little like a space ship and will land on the University of Lincoln campus this autumn beneath a specially constructed geo-dome and can be set up in just 24 hours. This intimate theatre-in-the-round combines beautiful design with innovative engineering and pioneering technology to deliver a top class theatre experience. There has never been anything like this in the city, with Lincoln being one of only a few places in the UK to present this distinctive experience, following successful runs at Edinburgh Festival Fringe and London’s Southbank. Inside the Roundabout the programme is also ‘pop-up’ and unique to its Lincoln visit.  Touring productions presented as part of the festival include the critically acclaimed Lungs by Duncan Macmillan, children’s show Our Teacher’s A Troll  by Dennis Kelly (writer of West End Hit Matilda The Musical with Tim Minchin), and Fringe First Award-winning playwright Alexandra Wood’s new thriller The Human Ear.   Lincoln Performing

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