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The Great Austerity Debate

The Great Austerity Debate is a forum theatre piece touring Derbyshire in October.

6th October – Chesterfield Library Theatre 7:30pm 01246 209219 

17th October – Holy Trinity Church, Shirebrook 7pm 01623 748577 

18th October – Village Hall, Youlgreave 7:30pm 01629 828215 

19th October – Peel Centre, Dronfield 7:30pm 01246 418122 

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It starts with the story of a young woman as she juggles low-paid work, ever-deeper debt, universal credit, 2 kids and a fancy red handbag. After watching the performance, you are invited to suggest different choices for the characters and then see those ideas played out by the actors. Entertaining, inspiring and surprising, The Great Austerity Debate explores austerity’s effects and how – even after 8 years – we can still imagine alternatives. Brought to you be new writing pioneers, Menagerie Theatre Company in association with Junction Arts.

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