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  • Emergency Chorus presents

    Past Works Recycling Plant

    Sun 13th Nov at 7.15pm
    Tickets £12 (£10)
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    A mixed-bill night for recycled performance, curated by Emergency Chorus. Margin-scribblings, forgotten experiments, first works, retrospectives. Out with the new, and in with the old!
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    Running Time 120 Minutes
    Wheelchair Accessible
    Wheelchair Accessible
    Assistance dogs welcome
    Assistance dogs welcome
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    Past Works Recycling Plant is a mixed bill night of contemporary performance curated by Emergency Chorus.

    It's a night for recycled performance: expect reworked and remixed material, whirlwind retrospectives, rehearsal room B-sides, a re-performance of a live art score from the ’70s, or the very first work an artist made 30 years ago.

    Past Works Recycling Plant is a celebration of the ways that artists change and remain constant; how artists’ work is always already composted and fed back to itself. We reject the pressure to constantly innovate. We say: out with the new, and in with the old! It’s an invitation to time-travel, making room for the unseen, the almost-forgotten, the stolen, the scribblings-in-the-margins, the what-was-was-there-all-along.

    Line up:

    • Cha cha cha cha cha
    • Sue MacLaine
    • Jian Yi
    • Théïa Maldoom
    • Unbaptised Infants
    "Beguiling and enchanting work"
    Kate Wyver, The Guardian
    "Work that rumbles around in your head long after its over"
    Lyn Gardner

    "Hats off to the CPT for this fine show, well researched and coming from a place of great passion... Comm­unity theatre at its most effective."

    Camden New Journal (Human Jam)