TRP goes to Edinburgh Fringe!

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Theatre Royal Plymouth is proud to be taking five co-productions to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer!

TRP is preparing to present Today I Killed My Very First Bird (with Voodoo Monkeys), Breathless (with Laura Horton), Every Word Was Once An Animal (with Ontroerend Goed), Happy Meal (with Roots) and Still Floating (with SDJ Productions) at the festival from 3–28 August.

In addition, all of the productions are showing at Theatre Royal Plymouth either before or after their Edinburgh run. So, if you aren’t able to make it to Edinburgh this year – don’t miss out on these highly anticipated shows whilst they play here at Theatre Royal Plymouth.

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Every Word Was Once An Animal

Ontroerend Goed, Perpodium, Kunstencentrum Vooruit, Richard Jordan Productions & Theatre Royal Plymouth

Edinburgh Dates

5–9, 11–14, 16–21, 23–28 August, 2.15pm. ZOO Southside – Main House

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TRP Dates

14–27 July, 7.45pm. The Drum – Theatre Royal Plymouth

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Every Word Was Once An Animal, Ontroerend Goed dances on the thin line between truth and another truth. Forget what you just read. Just remember that half a truth is often a great lie.

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Breathless

Laura Horton & Theatre Royal Plymouth

Edinburgh Dates

3–9, 11–16, 18–29 August, 3pm. Pleasance Courtyard – Bunker Two

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TRP Dates

20–23 July, 7pm. The Lab – Theatre Royal Plymouth

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Breathless is a funny, honest and stylish exploration of the knife-edge of hoarding, from the joy to the addiction and suffocating shame. From Laura Horton, Plymouth Laureate of Words, own experience of clothes hoarding.

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Today I Killed My Very First Bird

Voodoo Monkeys & Theatre Royal Plymouth

Edinburgh Dates

3–9, 11–16, 18–29 August, 2.10pm. Pleasance Courtyard – Beside

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TRP Dates

28–30 July, 7.45pm. The Drum – Theatre Royal Plymouth

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This pacey, powerful and heartbreakingly authentic exploration of hope and despair combines immersive sound and bold storytelling to create a vivid and visceral theatrical experience. Today I Killed My Very First Bird is an unflinching, relentless and stomach-churning new play based on lived experience.

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Happy Meal

Roots & Theatre Royal Plymouth with ETT & Oxford Playhouse

Edinburgh Dates

4–7, 9–14, 16–21, 23–28 August, times vary. Traverse Theatre – Traverse 2

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TRP Dates

7–10 September, 7.45pm. The Drum – Theatre Royal Plymouth

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The world premiere of Tabby Lamb’s HAPPY MEAL is a joyful queer rom-com where Millennial meets Gen Z and change is all around.

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Still Floating

SDJ Productions with Theatre Royal Plymouth, Pontio, Bangor & Cairde Festival, Sligo

Edinburgh Dates

3–14, 16–21, 23–28 August, 7.15pm. Summerhall – Old Lab

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TRP Dates

14–17 September, 7.45pm. Theatre Royal Plymouth

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STILL FLOATING is a brand new piece of warm-hearted comic storytelling by BBC award-winning writer/performer Shôn Dale-Jones. A story about love, resilience and laughing at the things that should make us cry.

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