Theatre In The Pound

Our Monthly Scratch Night - NOW ONLINE

Mon 2 Nov 2020 to Mon 21 Dec 2020

Theatre In The Pound


A  not-for-profit night, designed for individuals or groups of performers to showcase new work at The Cockpit. - NOW ONLINE! 
We have had new writing - monologues and large groups, Physical theatre and dance, Comedy, experimental pieces - and it all works online! Brilliant! Come and experiement with us and push the bounderies of Zoom!
We love stuff that works and also stuff that doesnt!

Each piece is followed by a short feedback discussion with our lovely audience, to help companies develop their work.

Next Up: 

Monday 2nd November, 7pm
A Sci Fi special! 

Tickets £1 



If you are an artist interested in applying for a slot, please click here for more information, or here to apply

For more information contact Theresa, the Theatre In The Pound Co-ordinator at pound [at] thecockpit [dot] org [dot] uk (subject: Theatre%20In%20The%20Pound)


Further info for participants - Application form

Got something to perform?  We give you a technical rehearsal with online support, with stage manager and technician and a place in our online show. Each company also receives a few minutes of feedback from our supportive and generous audience.

We love to make the shows as varied as possible so however 'out there' or unusual you think your work might be we'd love to meet you!

And Theatre In The Pound part of our Theatre Maker programme, so you become eligible for cheaper studio hires as well as further possible opportunities to present your work. 

Applications for the whole season are open! We love seeing work at all stages, including script readings. And we are open to whatever you're up to, however experimental. So what are you waiting for - get those applications in!

Coming Up:

Monday 16th November, 7pm
A VOILA Europe Special!! 

Monday 21 December, 7pm
(Includes work from our Making Theatre From Scratch course.)

MORE DATES COMING UP SOON. And keep checking in to see when we are moving back into the theatre







Have a longer piece that you'd like to try out? Maybe New Stuff is the right place for you! Our monthly rehearsed readings of new work written by you and supported by us.
All tickets: £1