“Improbable is one of the brilliant faces of British Theatre."
Opening Skinner's Box
April 22-June 4 2016
Northern Stage and West Yorkshire Playhouse
Inspired by the controversial book by Lauren Slater, Opening Skinner’s Box is a whistle-stop tour through ten great psychological experiments of the last century exploring the (sometimes dark) scientific quest to make sense of what we are and who we are.Read More
The Little Match Girl
May 24-June 4 2016
Spoleto Festival, Charleston, USA
In his opera, avantgarde composer Helmut Lachenmann explores the little match girl's last moments as she gazes into the dreams and memories conjured by the flams. Co-Directors Phelim McDermott of Improbable, and Mark Down of Blind Summit Theatre cast extraordinary shadows to make a show that almost isn't there, lit by the light of a match and performed at the speed of scissors.Read More Book here
Devoted & Disgruntled
Devoted & Disgruntled: How can we change opera for the better?
April 9-10 2016
Lilian Baylis House, 165 Broadhurst Gardens, London NW6 3AX
Our second annual gathering around all things Opera. Join us for 2 days at the ENO rehearsal space to be part of the national conversation.More information