20 Stories High Upcoming Shows

Auditions For Ludus Youth Dance Company
May 21, 2014
More Music Seeking Strategic And Project Fundraiser
May 22, 2014
Auditions For Ludus Youth Dance Company
May 21, 2014
More Music Seeking Strategic And Project Fundraiser
May 22, 2014

20 Stories High have announced their latest shows and events

Young Actors Company present… Tales from the MP3

Created by Julia Samuels and 20 Stories High Young Actors Company.

Directed by Julia Samuels.

With live music, poetry and beat-boxing, 20 Stories High presents young people telling real tales from their MP3 players. With unflinching honesty, they discuss religion, sex, race friendship and family revealing challenging and insightful perspectives.

Event Information

Venue: Everyman Theatre, Hope St, L1 9HB, Liverpool

Dates: Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd August 2014

Age guidance: 13+

Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: 0151 709 4776

Archive film of scratch performance, Dec 2012: www.tinyurl.com/talesfromthemp3


20 Stories High Young Actors Company present… HEADZ

A Series of Contemporary Urban Monologues

Written by Keith Saha

Directed by Julia Samuels and Keith Saha

Inside every HEAD lies a secret… a story waiting to unravel.

Mikey’s Mum and Dad still haven’t forgiven him for what he did when he was six…

Jamie is keeping her pregnancy under wraps…

and David is having an affair with his teacher.

With 11 different monologues over 4 nights… HEADZ offers a gritty, challenging and humorous insight into the lives of young people in Liverpool 2014.

Written by 20 Stories Highs’ Award-Winning Writer, Keith Saha.

Event information

Venue: Playhouse Theatre Studio, Williamson Square, Liverpool

Dates: Wednesday 2nd – Saturday 5th July 2014

Age guidance: 14+ (will contain strong language and mature themes)

Time: 7.45pm

Ticketing: £6 (£4 concessions)

Contact Playhouse Box Office for tickets: tickets.everymanplayhouse.com / 0151 709 4776


20 Stories High Youth Theatre present… Standard

Directed and Devised by Rachel Brogan with Bradley Thompson

Deep in the heart of the forest, thirty young pioneers courageously set out to live by their ideals.

They have 7 days to create a new society and need to choose 10 moral codes to live by.

But what begins merely as a college exercise ultimately takes them to their emotional limits and changes their lives… forever.

20 Stories High Youth Theatre work with award-winning guest director Rachel Brogan (currently Director of the Television Workshop, Salford ‘Working Girls Theatre Co’) and Bradley Thompson, an emerging young director and actor who has been part of 20 Stories High Youth Theatre for the past seven years.

Event information

Venue: The bluecoat, School Lane, L1 3BX

Dates: Wednesday 16th – Thursday 17th July 2014

Times: 7.30pm

Tickets: £4 (£2 concessions). Contact Bluecoat Box Office for tickets: 0151 702 5324/ www.thebluecoat.org.uk

Age guidance: 13+ (WARNING: Contains scenes of suggested sexual violence)


Participation Opportunities

If you are interested in getting involved in any of the below opportunities contact Leanne at 20 Stories High: Leanne@20stoireshigh or 0151 708 9728. 20 Stories High are committed to equal access for all – should you have any specific requirements, please get in touch to discuss how we can help.


Free Verbatim Theatre Workshops

These workshops will explore Recorded Delivery – the artistic technique used in the show – focusing on using MP3 players to create verbatim performance. Free and open to all, but places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment!

Wednesday 4 June for 13-21 Year Olds

7pm to 9pm at the Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool

Wednesday 18 June for 17 to 25 Year Olds

7pm to 9pm at the Bluecoat School Lane, Liverpool


Tales from the MP3 Post Show Jam

Saturday 2nd August, 9.15pm at the Everyman

Slam Poetry, Live Music, Open Mic, Dance, Club Tunes…

Join the cast of the show and some very special guests at our legendary Post Show Jam. Young Artists are welcome to perform as individuals or groups. This is our big MP3 party before setting off on tour – a night not too be missed!


Live Music & Spoken Word pre-show Performances

Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd August, 6.45pm at the Everyman

20 Stories High are looking to programme a selection of local musicians and Spoken Word artists to perform before Tales from the MP3 kicks off at the Everyman. Performances will take place in the Everyman bar areas.


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