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Tonight I'm Gonna Be The New Me

Venue: South Street (Directions)

Wed 16 Mar, 20:00

Advisory age: 14+

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About

A woman takes to the stage. A man watches from the wings. They both wonder if their love will survive what's about to happen.
 
Tonight I'm Gonna Be The New Me is an arresting physical endurance act that crashes headfirst into an impossibly true love story - and out the other side. It exposes how we perform our relationships amidst a reality that just won't live up to what the movies promised.
 
Disarmingly honest and comically imagined, Tonight I'm Gonna Be The New Me pierces the bloody heart of our obsession with outlasting hardship.  Intimate and startlingly immediate, it defies you to watch, in spite of yourself.  
 
**** Time Out 
**** The Stage 
**** What’s On Stage

Created by Tim Cowbury and Jessica Latowicki
Performed by Jessica Latowicki 
 
Supported by Soho Theatre, The Place, Bios and Shoreditch Town Hall. Developed at National Theatre Studio and Cove Park via Fuel's Jerwood Residencies. Funded by Arts Council England, Peggy Ramsay Foundation and Royal Victoria Hall Foundation.

Ticket information

Tickets £11.20, £10.20 concessions

Reviews

  • ...slippery and teasing, murderously entertaining ****

    The Guardian
  • Tantalisingly edgy...a stinging piece of entertainment ****

    The Times
  • ...funny, dark, and more than a little bit hostile ****

    Exeunt

Venue info

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU

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Contact: 0118 937 3456 (administration) or 0118 960 6060 (Box Office)

Box office is open at South Street Arts Centre on performance days one hour before the show (subject to availability)

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