“We step out of our solar system, into the universe, seeking only peace and friendship…”
So says the message from the human race on the Voyager spacecraft. But is there, y’know, anyone out there?
Somewhere between stand-up comedy and an astrophysics lecture, Third Angel brings you a simple show about huge ideas, exploring how we think about evolution and intelligence, belief and invention, communication and space travel. A show that explores the stories we tell in order to understand our place in the cosmos. A show that asks what it means to be human. We said they were big ideas…
Inspired by conversations with Dr Simon Goodwin, originally commissioned for Northern Elements, a development programme funded by Arts Council England and managed by ARC, Stockton Arts Centre.
Electric Picture House, Cross St, Congleton CW12 1HQ
“packed full of those whoaaaaaaa moments… has the power to knock you to the floor; intelligent, honest and brilliantly inquisitive.” Exeunt
“a love letter to the wonder of the universe.” The List
“will blow your mind!” Three Weeks
Cutting Hedge is run in partnership by Cheshire Rural Touring Arts and Axis Arts Centre Crewe, touring artistically challenging and unusual work to rural venues.