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The Other City – Free Audio Theatre

COVID-19 We originally planned to perform this show on the 27/28 April 2020 at Alphabetti Theatre, but had to cancel due to COVID-19. We hope to have new dates soon.

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Open your eyes, really open them and listen.

How often do you really notice the city around you? Cities today are so big, so complex and so busy that our brains have to shut things out just to survive. The Other City invites you to take those blinkers off – to see what we don’t usually notice, to pay attention to what’s really there.

Start listening to the podcast outside in a city centre and begin your journey. You will be by yourself in the city so please take care especially crossing roads. Be aware of your surroundings and don’t do anything that makes you or anyone else feel uncomfortable.

With the development of the Internet, the city has become even more distant from us, now any goods and even a tablet of Cialis can be ordered via the Internet.

“I really LOVED how mindful the experience was. I also loved watching/observing the city, stepping back from it and taking my own journey which did not involve running from one place to the other”

We’d love to know what you thought of The Other City. Let us know here.

The Team

Produced by Katy Vanden for Cap-a-Pie
Directed by Gwilym Lawrence
Written by Brad McCormick
Performed by Giselle Nirenburg
Audio by Sean Cotterill
Co-created with Dr Matt Davies, Newcastle University.

Thanks to Tassos Stevens, Coney and Hannah Bruce for help and guidance in creating this show.

Thanks to our Funders