Two people hold their hands up in the air and a third has her back turned but is facing the camera.

Diverse City: Mid Life

Three women paused at a moment in time – the menopause – talk about their fears, confront losses and invite acceptance as they unpack their real-life stories with soaring humour, honesty and rage.

Viviana Durante in Isadora Now (c) David Scheinmann

Viviana Durante Company: Isadora Now

A remarkable evening of performance paying tribute to the American dancer Isadora Duncan, a timeless feminist icon who made work that enabled women to express themselves physically on their own terms.

Ten people stand in various poses in front of a red wall which spells out 'vendetta'

Cheek by Jowl/Piccolo Teatro Milano: The Revenger’s Tragedy

Intrigue, corruption, lust and the thirst for power collide in Cheek by Jowl’s first Italian show – a ‘lavish, decadent, perverse world’ (Corriere della Sera, Milan).

A person in a grey jumper is using a power tool on metal staging as sparks fly around them.

Open Lab Showcase: FORGE

This interrogative performance with live on-stage metalwork considers people’s behaviour at sites of traumatic events and how best to remember these histories.