The Space is a performing arts centre based in a converted church on the Isle of Dogs, East London.¬† We programme regular arts events and workshops and we run our own in-house theatre company. Our friend Hubbub provide a cosy caf√©/bar on site and¬†the venue is also¬†available for hire.
Fifteen-year-old Vernon Gregory Little is in trouble. The tiny, flea-bitten town of Martirio ‚Äď barbecue sauce capital of Texas – is in shock after Vernon‚Äôs best friend Jesus Navarro massacres sixteen of their classmates before turning his gun on himself.
With Jesus dead and nobody left to blame, the Martirio townsfolk are looking for a scapegoat. And with the appearance of charming but sadistic television reporter Eulalio ‚ÄúLally‚ÄĚ Ledesma, Vernon soon finds himself in hot water. There‚Äôs only one answer: take inspiration from the film Against All Odds and run away to Mexico. But the law is in hot pursuit, the TV cameras are rolling, and before too long, the eyes of the entire world are on Vernon.
14th‚ÄĒ19th April, 8pm
“Some people are like pigeons, others are like statues. It makes no difference whether you’re the Statue of Liberty or one of the Caryatids. It doesn‚Äôt matter whether you are a Rodin or Botero. Pigeons will sooner or later poo on you. Oh, yes, on you! And not just once!”
The channel want a sensational documentary about volatile protesters. What they get is far more explosive‚Ä¶
‚ÄúThe multi-layered plot unfolds with guile and intelligence…smart, funny…brilliant.‚ÄĚ The Spectator
‚ÄúThey say, ‚ÄėThere are two sides to every story.‚Äô I think that‚Äôs very true‚Ä¶ People are always jumping to the wrong conclusions‚Ä¶ The truth is a lot more complicated.‚ÄĚ
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