George Cadbury Hall - 998 Bristol Road - Selly Oak - B29 6LG
Thursday 27 October (19:30) - Saturday 29 October 2022 (22:00)

Contact the box office at dramaboxoffice@contacts.bham.ac.uk

An axe sticking out of the ground

by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Adam Ledger.

‘Lucky we live in a flat country’.

Caryl Churchill’s extraordinary Fen comprises twenty-one scenes exploring love, death, the inevitability of work and the desire to escape the cling of the dark earth… This theatrical, personal and ultimately political panorama is performed by an ensemble cast of ten.

Please note, there will be no interval in this production.

The production contains scenes of a distressing nature and themes of an adult nature. Should you wish further details please contact the box office email below.

Performance dates and times:

  • 27 October 2022 - 19.30
  • 28 October 2022 - 19.30
  • 29 October 2022 - 14.00
  • 29 October 2022 - 19.30


£8 (£5 concessionary rate)

Concessions:Full time students, Under 16s, Over 60s & UoB Staff. Only one discount is available per ticket and valid ID must be presented where applicable.

Tickets are available online until 15 minutes after curtain up for that specific performance.

Box Office (enquiries only - no booking): 0121 414 5676


George Cadbury Hall
998 Bristol Road
Selly Oak
B29 6LG
Free parking is available to the rear of the theatre.