Blue Stockings by Jessica Swale

Carlisle - Brampton Road

A moving, comical and eye-opening story of four young women fighting for education and self-determination against the larger backdrop of women's suffrage.

Wind in the Willows by Michael Spencer

Carlisle - Brampton Road

Michael Spencer’s “The Wind in the Willows” is based on the novel by Kenneth Graham which follows the adventures of the anthropomorphic animals Mole, Rat, Badger, Toad, and their friends.

Girlfriends by Howard Goodall

Carlisle - Brampton Road

Musical: Girlfriends follows recruits of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) on an RAF Bomber Command base during the Second World War.

Bernarda Alba by Michael John LaChiusa

Carlisle - Brampton Road

Musical: “Bernarda Alba” is based on Federico García Lorca's 1936 play The House of Bernarda Alba and tells the story of a controlling, newly widowed mother who is challenged by her five rebellious daughters.

CANCELLED - Merrily We Roll Along by Stephen Sondheim

Carlisle - Brampton Road

Musical: Based on George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart’s 1934 play of the same name, Merrily We Roll Along follows the successful career of Broadway composer turned Hollywood producer Franklin Shepard backward in time.

CANCELLED - I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change by Jimmy Roberts

Carlisle - Brampton Road

Everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives and in-laws, but were afraid to admit.

CANCELLED - The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer Adapted by Mike Poulton

Carlisle - Brampton Road

We explore Chaucer's famous tales of medieval misadventures in the classic The Canterbury Tales.

Futures Festival 2020 (Students & Alumni Only)

Carlisle - Brampton Road

The Futures Festival is a three-day event offering Institute of the Arts students and alumni the opportunity to hear from industry professionals, get involved in networking and meet potential employers.

2020 Vision Art Degree Showcase

Carlisle - Brampton Road

Degree showcase for the University of Cumbria Institute of the Arts undergraduate students.