A terrifying M. R. James ghost story, told by candlelight.
Twice a year the Enable US festival brings to town unmissable and intriguing pieces of new theatre and performance.
Held in the beautiful Drama Studio at the University of Sheffield, each show is an opportunity to get to know some of the most exciting independent theatre companies currently touring in the UK.
The autumn 2019 season runs 4-23 November. See what's to come in the programme below.
Wed. 6 November 2019
Radio presenter David Bramwell brings you his one-man show, exploring some of the strangest stories of the modern age.
Thu. 7 November 2019
A brand new tale of haunted Hollywood hilarity. Noises Off meets The Exorcist, Carrie meets Singin’ In The Rain.
Fri. 8 November 2019
An interactive, late-night ceremony of life and death, hosted by award-winning shapeshifter Lucy Hopkins.
Sat. 9 November 2019
The incredible true story of missing World War II soldier and prisoner of war Arthur Robinson, written and performed by his great-nephew David William Bryan.
Sat. 9 November 2019 — Sun. 10 November 2019
Get in touch with your magnificent inner idiot, take a risk and find the pleasure in following your impulses in this two-day performance workshop.
Wed. 20 November 2019
A Mozart opera and a Kardashian musical – at the same time.
Thu. 21 November 2019
A layered perspective on the planet's most urgent issue. Using synths, live vocals, laser, video and data on forced migration to look at the present and future effects of global warming.
Fri. 22 November 2019
Seven women share stories of finding confidence through comedic and thought-provoking dance theatre.
Sat. 23 November 2019
A humorous tale of desperate ambition and blind affection, told through dance, physical theatre and circus, and set to a lively soundtrack.