MAST Mayflower Studios has a very musical June! Join us for a Kate Bush tribute, an improved musical, MAST’s own fringe festival and Crazy For You.
Shows at MAST in June as follows;
Cloudbusting: The Music of Kate Bush
Date: 1 June
Description: Cloudbusting have been championed by BBC ONE as one of the most authentic tributes in the world. Their passion for Kate’s music has won over sceptical fans everywhere.
Date: 6 – 12 June 2022
Description: Shout Festival is a series of performances, in Studio 2, surrounding the theme of amplifying often unheard voices. Shows included in the festival are below.
Our Voices, Our Stories
Date: 6 June 2022
Description: Feel inspired by short stories of everyday people from across the city. Each video has been made by local people - technophobes and tech savvy alike - as part of Our Version Media’s Mobile Storytelling training.
Date: 7 June 2022
Description: Enjoy ‘Human’ - a film by Extraordinary Bodies - and meet some of the MAST team. ‘Human’ - story about the small moments that shape us. This film by Extraordinary Bodies is a poetic record of our time, based on real life stories from our company and performers, and told through circus, music and film.
Date: 8 June 2022
Description: A “captivating” ( ★★★★ The Guardian) show that follows a teenage girl growing up on a Chippenham council estate. Born below the breadline, she's desperate to see beyond the neighbourhood and find hope in hopelessness.
Date: 9 June 2022
Description: Saturdays are for football and Coventry City, until something happens to make Lizzie question her place in the stands. ENG-ER-LAND is an energetic play about fighting to belong and discovering who’s really on your team.
Date: 10 June 2022
Description: Full of sharp one-liners, 80s classics and a host of extraordinary characters … all played by just four amazing actors, BOUNCERS is Godber’s tour de force.
The Ballad of Mulan
Date: 12 June 2022
Description: Woman, warrior, legend. For ten years Mulan disguised as a man, has fought for the Chinese Empire. Now the fighting is coming to an end, one last battle and she will be going home - but can she return to her old life, become a woman again.
Date: 11 June 2022
Description: A one day festival within Shout Festival, Homegrown is MAST’s first Fringe Festival Day. Showcasing the very best of local talent, the day’s line up promises audiences a little bit of everything.
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical
Date: 22 – 23 June
Description: Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest - direct from the West End and now heading to MAST Mayflower Studios!
Roots & Branches
Date: 23 June
Description: A collaborative, intergenerational and creative project between Theatre for Life, Solent Mind, Remind Dementia services and Mayfield Nurseries to celebrate real life stories across 70 years, which have been shared by our dementia groups and retold through devised theatre by our youth theatre company.
Crazy For You
Date: 29 June – 2 July
Description: Crazy for You is a romantic musical comedy that brings new life to some of the greatest hits from the George & Ira Gershwin songbook.