★★★★ The Guardian ★★★★ The Stage
Muna’s the life and soul of the 47 bus, trading top-deck trash-talk with her friends on the daily run to school. Iqra sits alone downstairs, five years in England but far from fitting in. Both born in Somalia 15 years ago, the pair fall into friendship. But it’s a shared secret that brings them closer together – and pushes them apart.
A sensation at its 2016 premiere, Charlene James’ fiercely brilliant play confronts the vital issue of FGM in Britain. Bold and tender, harrowing and heartbreaking, CUTTIN’ IT will be directed by former Royal Exchange Assistant Director (RTYDS) Nickie Miles-Wildin.
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VENUE: The Studio
PERFORMANCE DATES: Thursday 9 January - Saturday 1 February 2020
PERFORMANCE TIMES: Matinees, 2.30pm / Evenings, 7.30pm
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RUNNING TIME: 80 minutes, no interval
TICKET INFORMATION: Adults £15 / Concessions £12. Half Price Previews - Thursday 9 January, Friday 10 January and Saturday 11 January (all 7.30pm) Under 26s & Student £7 tickets available
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BOOK TICKETS: Book Online or call the Box Office on 0161 833 9833
AGE GUIDANCE: 14+
CONTENT WARNING: Please see here for the content warning for this show
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DIRECTOR Nickie Miles-Wildin
DESIGNER Amanda Mascarenhas
LIGHTING DESIGNER Louise Anderson
SOUND DESIGNER Munotida Chinyanga
CAPTION DESIGNER Teresa Garratty
MOVEMENT DIRECTOR Jennifer Jackson
BSL CONSULTANT Rebecca Withey
AUDIO DESCRIPTION CONSULTANT Anne Hornsby
All performances will be Creatively Captioned
AUDIO DESCRIBED PERFORMANCES
A pre-recording will be available for every show
BSL INTERPRETED PERFORMANCES
There will be creative use of BSL and spoken English throughout
RELAXED PERFORMANCE: Thursday 23 January, 2.30pm BOOK TICKETS
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