Hope Mill Theatre is proud to present: VIGNETTES. An evening of six-short plays by established and emerging female Manchester-based playwrights. The pieces will be original work, commissioned by HER Productions to premiere at Hope Mill Theatre in February, 2020.

The writers are: Coronation Street‘s BAFTA-winning Jan McVerry, Alexandra Keelan (BBC Radio 4, Oldham Coliseum Theatre, HOME), Keisha Thompson (award- winning Man on the Moon, PlayBox playwright with Box of Tricks), Ellen Taylor (Coronation Street, Dream Team, Casualty, Waterloo Road), Katherine McDermott (Barbican, HOME, Royal Exchange) and Laura Harper (Oldham Coliseum Theatre, Hope Mill Theatre, Royal Exchange).

The Plays:

The Cat Sitter by Ellen Taylor, directed by Nickie Lister

Tinderbox by Keisha Thompson, directed by Kayleigh Hawkins

Dancing Out by Jan McVerry, directed by Chantell Walker

Guess What by Alexandra Keelan, directed by Vicky Thomas

Night Night Love by Katherine McDermott, directed by Naomi Albans

Porn Paradox by Laura Harper, directed by Megan Marie Griffith


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Production Information




3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th of February. 2020


£12 full / £10 concession (+ £1.50 booking fee)

Show Dates

3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th of February. 2020

Running Time: 90 minutes

Interval: Yes

Age Restrictions: TBC

Any Warnings: TBC