What’s On

Beat This! At South Tyneside Festival

Sat 1 Jul 2023 1:00 pm South Shields Town Hall http://www.southtynesidefestival.co.uk

Saturday 1 July 2023 1PM 🥁Beat This! cannot wait to kick off the South Tyneside Festival 🎉with @stynesideevents come and join the parade fun from 1pm at South Shields Town Hall to Bents Park. Beat This! Have something really special in store for the weekend🤫 Don’t miss the fun.‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎

Ground Breakers: Best Foot Forward 2023

Sun 2 Jul 2023 £10 (£8 concession) 6:00 pm Gala Theatre Durham https://galadurham.co.uk/

Ground Breakers Crew can’t say no to a party! Especially from our friends @tinartspics We are delighted to be performing alongside #GeTIN2Dance artists for the annual performance showcase ‘Best Foot Forward’ at the Gala Theatre Durham Sunday 2nd July. Visit @galatheatredurham for info & tickets #groundbreakerscrew #bestfootforward2023

Retake Remake at Queens Hall Hexham

Thu 13 Jul 2023 Age: 13+£12 (£10 Concession) 1 Hour 7:30 pm Queens Hall, Hexham https://www.queenshall.co.uk

“Packed with bags of humour and directed by Jan-Willem Van Den Bosch with fierce, kinetic energy, Retake, Remake  is slyly funny, gloriously kitschy fun.” – Exeunt Magazine The Lawnmowers Theatre Ensemble are set to bring their empowering new show Retake, Remake to Hexham this summer. A show where the actors take back films made about learning disabled people but without learning […]

Ground Breakers: U Dance 2023 National Festival

Sat 22 Jul 2023 From £1 Northern Stage ( UDance National Festival 2023 ) https://udancedigital.org/udance-national-festival/

To celebrate as part of learning disability week we like to share with everyone all the fantastic events happening soon. We’re are excited to announce that Ground Breakers Crew advance to the final stage to perform at the One Dance UK ‘UDance National Festival 2023’ on Saturday 22 July at Northern Stage For more info […]

Retake Remake at The Place, Bedford

Fri 4 Aug 2023 Age: 13+£15 (£10 Conc) 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm The Place, Bedford https://www.theplacebedford.org.uk

Retake, Remake is The Lawnmowers learning-disabled led Theatre Ensemble’s empowering new show which will be performed at The Place Bedford this August 4th The Ensemble has worked with Artistic Director Jan Willem van den Bosch (Dickie Beau’s Black Outs & Remember Me) and Theatre Maker Melody Sproates (Gender not included) to co-create a cutting-edge lip-synching fest.  […]

Retake, Remake at Arcola Theatre

Sun 6 Aug 2023 Age: 13+£15 ( £10 conc) 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Arcola Theatre https://www.arcolatheatre.com

The Lawnmowers Theatre Ensemble bring their empowering show Retake, Remake to the Arcola on Sunday 6th August 2023 A show where the actors take back films made about learning disabled people but without learning disabled actors. In a fun and sometimes profoundly moving way, they question this practice and replay snippets of these films through the art […]

Kroc Klub - Save The Date!

Fri 22 Sep 2023 Age: 18+£5 (Carers Free) 3 Hours 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Star and Shadow Cinema https://www.starandshadow.org.uk/

Happy New Year we are excited announce our Klub dates for this year. The Kroc Klub is our monthly nightclub run by and for people with learning difficulties. Running from 6:30pm – 9:30pm at The Star and Shadow Cinema. Cost is £5 (Carers Free)

Kroc Klub - Halloween '23

Fri 27 Oct 2023 Age: 18+£5 (Carer Free) 3 Hours 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Star & Shadow Cinema https://www.starandshadow.org.uk/

Kroc Klub - Halloween '23. Friday 27 October 2023. 6:30pm - 9:30p. Star & Shadow Cinema. £5 (Carers Free)

The Kroc Klub - Nov '23

Fri 24 Nov 2023 Age: 18+£5 (Carer Free) 3 Hours 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Star & Shadow Cinema https://www.starandshadow.org.uk/

Theatre & Drama Academy

Wed 13 Dec 2023 Age: 18+ 10:30 am

There is few spaces left to join our new Theatre & Drama Academy here at Lawnmowers, for people with learning disabilities! Have fun, make friends, and boost your confidence while learning new skills. It’s a supportive and inclusive space where you can express yourself and grow as a performer.No experience needed and you will have […]

Kroc Klub - Christmas '23

Fri 15 Dec 2023 Age: 18+£5 (Carers Free) 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Star & Shadow Cinema https://www.starandshadow.org.uk/

Kroc Klub

Fri 16 Feb 2024 Age: 18+ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Star and Shadow Cinema

A vibrant monthly nightclub ran by and for people with learning disabilities.