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MANIPULATE: A Wire Apart

Wed 05 Feb & Thu 06 Feb 2020

Evening 7.15pm

Running time (approx.): 1 hour

Age: 12+

The Studio

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket prices

Starting from £12*

*A £1 handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.

MANIPULATE presents A Wire Apart

Does the ability to communicate anytime, anyplace, really help us to connect? How much stress and tension do you feel at times because you're expected to be constantly "connected"?

Does instant connectivity help our attempts to make meaningful relationships with our surroundings and our fellow humans? Or does it reinforce feelings of isolation and inadequacy as we reflect upon and react to connections made and lost?

A dynamic exploration of the ways in which modern methods of communications affect us all, using dance, physicality, aerial acrobatics, tight-wire walking and original music.

Since its formation in 2006 Paper Doll Militia's innovative and exuberant approach to choreography and theatricality has captivated audiences around the world. The company has previously appeared at manipulate to great acclaim with EGG, UNCHAINED and UNHINGED.

For more information on MANIPULATE, visit www.manipulatefestival.org

The sophisticated circus of now

Edinburgh Review

Surprisingly delicate and mesmerizing

Black and Gold Review

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Concessions £2 off

Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please call box office to buy your tickets. If you would like to book a wheelchair space or if you have any special requirements please phone the box office who can advise. Our staff can be called on 0131 529 6000 or by using Text Relay on 18002 0131 529 6003.

All discounts may be withdrawn at any time. 

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