THE PLANET IS DECAYING AT A STEADY RATE. GLACIERS ARE COLLAPSING AS CROPS ARE DRYING UP, AND THE WORLD GETS WARMER EVERY DAY.
This is your invitation to watch the world crumble as three bears sniff away at its carcass. BEARS is a self-destructive, visceral excavation of our role in climate change. Powder Keg are a Manchester based theatre company who were awarded the 2016 Hodgkiss award – designed to support the realisation of a brand new piece of ambitious theatre by an exceptional artist or company in the North of England.
Cast – Hannah Mook, Jake Walton and Ross McCaffrey
Directors – Emma Geraghty and Josh Coates
Stage Manager – Sophie Tetlow
Lighting Designer – Louise Anderson
Sound Desginer – Xavier Velastin
Set and Costumer – Liz Sheard
Mentor – Mark Storor
Commissioned by the Royal Exchange and generously supported by Sue Hodgkiss CBE.
Themes about global warming, climate change, waste and end of world.