Hotbed Double-Bill at Theatre503



Why Can’t We Live Together?

A new one-act play by Steve Waters, directed by Paul Bourne

You’re asking me to be somebody I didn’t know I was going to be until you suddenly realised you wanted me to be that person.

What’s Up Doc?

Two short monologues developed in collaboration with Thought Leaders…


By Craig Baxter with Prof. Richard Horner

Directed by Paul Bourne

You’re really good at going to sleep, aren’t you?… Not like me.  No, I’m rubbish…

How to Begin

By Hisham Matar with Dr Devorah Baum

Directed by Paul Bourne

She just said it, just like that.  Blurted it out.

Some misremembered line, I am sure.

**** The Public Review ’delightful’

**** Everything Theatre ’three quick-paced witty scripts directed with energy and style’

British Theatre Guide ‘Jasmine Hyde and Mark Oosterveen are a fantastic theatrical match with palpable chemistry… a mini theatrical treat’

Evening Standard ‘endlessly fascinating’

Time Out ‘eerily beautiful and oddly poetic’

West End Wilma ‘original and thought-provoking’

15 October – 9 November 2013 at Theatre503

Box Office: 020 7978 7040