"they gave lou reed e.c.t. because he wz bi. dont let them give yu" 

By sean burn, produced by gobscure in association with Greyscale

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joey is a true story about growing up in 80s Britain.

A story about playgrounds and care-homes, DMs and red laces, punk and cassette tapes, about smashed up tellies and running away, about three kids called spaz, dumbo and psycho – a story of love and rage and surviving it all.

Performed in English and British Sign Language.

Free Workshop

With gobscure and Greyscale: Leading to Interaction

Fri 30 Nov, 5pm - 8pm at Northern Stage

Using gobscure and Greyscale's work in development we will look at the connection and interplay between performers and the audience.

Open to directors and performers in the North East. To apply please send a short paragraph about yourself/your work to [email protected] by 23 Nov.

Led by Selma Dimitrijevic, with BSL interpretation.

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Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available. To discuss any access needs, take a look at our access page or please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.