We are Middle Child, a Hull-based company creating gig theatre that brings people together for a good night out with big ideas. We believe in a fair and equitable world, where anybody’s story can be told and heard.
Our 2023 panto, Red Riding Hood, returns for a one-off tour of Hull churches and community centres with Back to Ours, during the February half-term, while a new play by Maureen Lennon comes to Stage @TheDock in April.
Our development programme supports theatre makers across disciplines to build their skills, knowledge and confidence. Our rehearsal space, writing room and theatre library in Hull are all free to use.
A new playwriting festival coming to the Fruit Market in Hull in summer 2024, to support writers from the city to create and develop new work. Six commissions of varying sizes are now up for grabs to writers of varying experience.