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Founded in 2001, Ipswich’s Pulse Festival offers audiences the chance to see the best of new theatre and performance. From brand new work to the annual Suitcase Prize encouraging environmental touring, Pulse has become one of the UK’s most important showcases for new and emerging talent.

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PULSE FESTIVAL: EUROHOUSE – New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Nasi Voutsas and Bertrand Lesca in Eurohouse

  Writers and Performers: Nasi Voutsas and Bertrand Lesca Reviewer: Glen Pearce There’s something quietly disconcerting about Nasi Voutsas and Bertrand Lesca's Eurohouse. Theatrical convention is thrown out of the door as we are all encouraged to introduce ourselves to the person sitting next to us and then all join hands in a circle and that’s even before the show ...

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PULSE FESTIVAL: Bubble Schmeisis – New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Writer: Nick Cassenbaum Director: Danny Braverman Reviewer: Paul Couch London's Jewish communities are full of history and culture, not least of which Edgeware, Wood Green, Golder's Green, Hendon, Canning Town, and Highgate. Nick Cassenbaum's Bubble Schmeisis is a hilarious recounting of his formative years growing up in Wood Green and, as an adult, his first visit to East London's last authentic ...

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PULSE POINTS: Hervé Goffings – Hervé

Hervé

Ipswich's Pulse Festival returns to the New Wolsey Theatre 1-10 June 2017, packed with over 50 events to thrill and entertain. To help you decide what to see, we're running our Pulse Points Previews, asking performers to tell us about their productions. Here, Hervé Goffings tells us about Hervé which is performed at Pulse on 6 June 2017 How would you describe ...

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PULSE POINTS: Luca Rutherford – Learning How To Die

Learning How To Die

Ipswich's Pulse Festival returns to the New Wolsey Theatre 1-10 June 2017, packed with over 50 events to thrill and entertain. To help you decide what to see, we're running our Pulse Points Previews, asking performers to tell us about their productions. Here, Luca Rutherford tells us about Learning How To Die which is performed at Pulse on 4 June 2017 ...

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PULSE FESTIVAL: Maestro – New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Kieran Hodgson in Maestro

Writer and performer: Kieran Hodgson Reviewer: Glen Pearce A grating, raspy, just so slightly out of tune violin rendition of Beethoven’s Ode to Joy is a shaky start, but don’t be fooled, Kieran Hodgson is anything but a rusty violinist. Maestro, his one-man narrative through teenage geekdom to early 20s relationships turns out to not only to be an ode ...

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NEWS: Testing Ground initiative open for new submissions

By PAUL COUCH The New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich,  has today [1 June 2017]  announced that submissions are open for next year’s Testing Ground commission, where successful projects will be showcased at PULSE Festival 2018. The theatre supports and showcases new work and new ideas from contemporary theatre-makers through the PULSE artist development programme. Last year, they introduced Testing Ground, a ...

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