Funeral Flowers, Bunker Theatre

Inspired by the story of businesswoman Gina Moffatt, who started up her own floristry business while in Holloway Prison, Funeral Flowers made its debut at the Edinburgh Festival last year to critical acclaim, and now arrives at London’s Bunker Theatre for a limited run. Angelique is a 17-year-old girl who dreams of being a florist.... Continue Reading →

News: Exchange Theatre’s The Flies to play at Bunker Theatre

Exchange Theatre return to London this June with their tenth anniversary revival of Jean-Paul Sartre’s rebellious and highly political play The Flies. Sartre’s thriller re-imagines the Greek tragedy of Electra and Orestes, exploring the complexities of human values in a period of political turbulence. A company priding themselves in their international and multi-cultural heritage, Exchange... Continue Reading →

Interview with Emma Dennis-Edwards

Following rave reviews at the Edinburgh Festival, Funeral Flowers arrives at the Bunker Theatre later this month. I spoke with writer and performer Emma Dennis-Edwards to find out more about the inspiration behind her latest play. How did you first get into the arts? My Mum has always worked full time; therefore I went to... Continue Reading →

The month ahead: April

Spring is finally here, the nights are getting longer and the days hopefully warmer. It’s hard to believe it’s April already but there are lots of exciting things coming up this month! First up later this week is a trip to the Soho Theatre to see Mouthpiece. This story of an unlikely friendship won rave... Continue Reading →

News: Funeral Flowers to play The Bunker

Exploring trauma, relationships, and our human instincts to find the courage to survive, the heartfelt Funeral Flowers comes to The Bunker this April. Emma Dennis-Edwards (New Futures, Pentabus Theatre Company; After Orlando, The Finborough) won the Filipa Bragança Award for an outstanding solo theatre performance by an actress for her Fringe First award-winning run of... Continue Reading →

Review: Boots, Bunker Theatre

Written by Sacha Voit and Jessica Butcher, Boots is a touching story about loneliness and the unlikely friendship of two intergenerational women. Willow (Tanya Loretta Dee) works as a pharmacist at Boots having just moved to the area, and when she’s not spending her days dealing with lecherous customers or women who can’t quite bring... Continue Reading →

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