Cambridge Devised Theatre, CDT, is committed to producing entertaining modern plays on historical and modern subjects on a basis of thorough historical research, innovative devising, a strong text and high-quality artistic collaboration.
Cambridge Street Players, CSP, is Cambridge Devised Theatre's younger, shorter, more freewheeling, non-devised, mostly outdoors sibling.
Celebrating the centenary of the
Representation of the People Act 1918
Following the success of CDT's
2016 spring tour of
Lady Connie and the Suffragettes
Classworks Theatre is producing
a new tour for 2018 under the new title
(Further details to follow)
Cambridge Street Players
in conjunction with
at the Guildhall
Tuesday Feb 6th, 7-7.30pm, 2018
Performers: Mrs Pankhurst - Mandi Cattell
Miss Brackenbury - Ros Connelly
Hecklers - Rupert Procter, Alexander Reeve, Chris Massey Lynch
Suffragettes - Grainne Kennedy, Tracey Chabot, Liz Brennan
Directed by Jenny Culank (Classworks Theatre)
Costumes by Sue Pearson
A re-creation of a meeting in the Guildhall, Cambridge, at which Mrs Pankhurst spoke, amid cheers and hecklers, giving the case for militancy in the fight for Votes for Women (by kind permission of Cambridge City Council as part of Vote 100 celebrations).