Sans Titre: Iris Black

6th March- The Greenwich Theatre, 7pm  30th March– Theatre Delicatessen. Tickets Available HERE 7th June– IOU Making It sharing and workshop Six Lips Theatre have been working in the area of East Riding over the last year delivering creative writing workshops as a result of funding from East Riding Council and Two Ridings.  The workshops that we delivered were to help inform a larger three year performance project that we started in 2013, touring an initial R&D performance to festivals across the UK and Northern Ireland.  As a result of both these stages we have now writen a new piece, […]

SIN Six Lips Improvisation Nights

Our next Sin event is on 23rd Februry at 7:30pm at The Bay Horse, Marygate. £3 Entry SIN – Six Lips Theatre Improvisation Night Six Lips Theatre hosts an experimental improvisation night at a sparkly new venue! If you are in the live entertainment sector THIS IS FOR YOU! We celebrate improvisation as a form of performance and believe its not just for the rehearsal room! We provide a truly live performance experience to a York audience unlike anything else going on the city. Poets, Musicians, Performers, Singers, Dancers, Magicians we have a fun and experimental platform for you to […]

OMG! Open Mic Goodness Events

Our next Open Mic Goodness is 15th February 7:30pm at The Bay Horse Marygate.   Love is in the air! (or is it?) 15th Feburary It’s the season of corny cards, nervous first-daters and copious amounts of chocolate eating. Whether you love Valentine’s Day or not, come and share your sentiments at Six Lips Theatre’s second rendition of OMG. We’ll be celebrating our huge crush on original spoken word with a night of unconventional love poetry, anti-love poems and lots more! Your host Lily Luty will attempt to win the hearts of the crowd with her interactive, improvised response poetry, […]

Miss Trout

Miss Trout A passion for stories has always been an indispensable part of Anna Rogers life: especially the creation of children’s’ stories. Last year she made this lifelong fascination an even bigger part of her life when she launched “Miss Trout” – a name as unique as Anna is a person: Bursting with creativity and something refreshingly different. The stories Anna writes are “quirky, dark fairy tales” that are based on original fairy tales and Aesop’s fables. With her stories, Anna aims at “creating a world that one can get lost in”. There is a dark side to her seemingly […]

The Young Roots Project With York Mind

  Our Young Roots project with York Mind was a test bed in 2016, in which we gave young people (16-25) the opportunity to access 12 weeks of theatre and performance workshops, exploring the theme of loneliness and isolation. This group is part of York Minds’ Arts Award project, and young people will receive an accreditation for the completion of the project. In addition to group workshops, young people had access to York Mind 1-1 recovery focused mentoring. If you are interested please contact York Mind on 01904 643 364 or Vicky.blakey@yorkmind.org.uk Production and final performance We show created by young people […]

Free Creative Workshops Every Friday

Six Lips Theatre offer FREE creative workshops to the community! Are you a burgeoning writer, poet or playright? Or someone who just fancies trying something new. All abilities are welcome, and no experience is necessary. After the success of our last set of workshops we pleased to announce that we will be starting a new set of workshops at the New Earswick Folk Hall. If you are interested please email info@sixlips.co.uk to book a place, or just pop in at one of our sessions! These sessions will start every Friday between 2:30 and 4:30 from 3rd February until 10th March.  What can you expect? […]

Theatre Making for Crafty Young Creatives

Do you know a certain little someone who is only happy when they are building something and getting their hands dirty? Is you house full of paper mache creations? Do you wake up each morning to the sound of a superstar singing in their bedroom? Paper Planes and Daisy Chains offers a rounded theatre making experience covering all aspects of putting on a performance, from acting and singing, to mask and puppet making. Our youth theatre workshops are tailored to encourage young people to learn how to utilise their creativity whilst having fun, and making friends. We find that our […]

Tilling

  We have already delivered workshops with HOOT Creative Arts to feed into Tilling and will be starting a new project with young adults (16-25) in partnership with York Mind and supported by Arts Council England, exploring loneliness and isolation.  Influence from the participants will be woven into the existing performance structure that has toured to Rural Arts Fresh season, HOOT Creative Arts festival and a commissioned performance for The Centre for Global Education in York.  This production is now in its second phase of development in preparation for a rural tour in Autumn 2016.  We are excited to get on with integrating the work of our […]