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    Three Green Bottles

    Thursday October 6 & Friday October 7
    Tickets £2
    In the dark streets of the criminal world of 1950s England, three rival gangs fight to be at the top, with no thought for who gets hurt on the way. But the top is a fragile and dangerous place to be; surely one is going to fall .
    A new show from acta's young adults' company, Phoenix.
    Not suitable for children.

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    High & Dry

    Wednesday September 21 & Friday September 23 - Tickets £2
    Torrential rain lashes the Somerset levels, and as the flood waters rise, stranded travellers and resentful residents seek refuge in a deserted pub. In the chaos and confusion, life stories collide, new friendships are made and past tragedies are played out. What emotional flotsam and jetsam will be left when the waters subside?
    A new devised play by The Thursdays.
    (Child age recommendation 10yrs+)

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    Sailors' Tales

    2 - 12 November
    The men who fell in love with the sea, and the women who fell in love with them.

    Local performers of all ages retell compelling tales from late 1950's Avonmouth, Bristol.

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Details of new opportunities to make theatre with acta starting September - fun, free, local programme announced.

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Gas Girls in 2017

We are delighted that Arts Council England have announced a strategic touring grant for the Company to bring back Gas Girls, our WWI centenary show about the mustard gas factories in Avonmouth, Bristol.

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