Strike Up Theatre

Silent Generation

Venue: South Street (Directions)

Thu 25 Apr
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Strike Up Theatre give voice to Reading’s ‘Silent Generation’ in this provocative debut show. The play emerges from interviews with town residents born 1925-45; an era when children should be seen-and-not-heard, and it often felt dangerous to speak out politically. Now in their 70s-90s, are the Silent Generation heard today? With low social integration and little representation across television and social-media platforms, it doesn’t feel like it.

Strike Up invite all generations of the audience to participate in a post-show debate - see you there.

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£5

Venue info

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU

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Contact: Box Office: 0118 960 6060; Administration: 0118 937 3456

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