Menagerie Theatre Company
Menagerie Theatre Company is the leading independent new writing theatre company in the East of England. Based in Cambridge, we have been creating theatre for over fifteen years and have a regional, national and international reputation for the development of first class new writing for the stage. We seek out and support talented writers in order to develop and produce innovative new theatre. As well as touring widely, we run workshops, writer development courses and produce the annual Hotbed Festival in Cambridge.
The Ideas Stage
The Ideas Stage is an initiative from Menagerie to develop creative partnerships with universities. We have produced a diverse range of exciting projects, all of which use theatre to explore the scientific, historical, political and cultural ideas which shape our world. More information
NEW: Trailer for our Arts Based Training Programme- The EPIC System. Click here.
Menagerie has joined forces with Arts and Business to offer some of the most powerful training workshops in the marketplace. Click the link for more information:
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Thurs 9 – Sun 12 July
This Autumn, we have been working on plans for Hotbed 2015, developing new ideas with writers, directors and performers.
In March 2015, we’ll have a public preview of Hotbed artists with an event at Cambridge Junction. If you are writer there will be opportunities to submit ideas the March development.
Menagerie’s Young Writers’ Workshop returns in 2015
Now in its 3rd Year, the Young Writers’ Workshop returns to Cambridge Junction. If you are a young writer, burning with ideas and ambition, download:
Swimming by Jane Upton: Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Menagerie returned to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in Summer 2014 with new writing from critically acclaimed playwright Jane Upton. Read REVIEWS and more here.