The places I’ve visited with… Floating

Here are the places that Sioned and I (Hugh Hughes) have travelled to with our show, Hugh Hughes in…Floating.
Our first four performances of Floating took place at the Old Museum Arts Centre in Belfast on 12 September 2005 and on our very first tour we visited:

September/October/November 2005
Perf 5: The Theatre, Chipping Norton
Perf 6: South Hill Park, Bracknell
Perf 7: Marlborough College
Perf 8: Mill Studio, Guildford
Perf 9: The Junction, Cambridge
Perf 10: Sundial Theatre, Cirencester
Perf 11: Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead
Perf 12: South Street Arts Centre, Reading
Perfs 13 & 14: Rondo Theatre, Bath
Perf 15: The Drill Hall, Lincoln
Perf 16: Phoenix Arts Centre, Leicester
Perf 17: Stantonbury Theatre, Milton Keynes
Perf 18: mac, Birmingham
Perfs 19 to 24: The Helix, Dublin
Perf 25: Bowen West Theatre, Bedford
Perf 26: Halesworth Arts Festival
Perf 27: Hexagon Theatre, Middlesborough
Perf 28: Square Chapel Arts Centre, Halifax
Perf 29: Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
Perf 30: The Junction, Cambridge
Perf 31: Croydon Clocktower
Perf 32: ArtsDepot, Barnet
Perf 33: The Hawth, Crawley

In 2006, performances 34 to 57 took place at the Pleasance Courtyard as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

In 2007, we went on tour again and visited the following:

January/February/March 2007
Perfs 58 to 62: Drum Theatre Plymouth
Perfs 63 & 64: The Point, Eastleigh
Perfs 65 & 66: New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich
Perfs 67 to 71: Barrow Street Theatre, New York

June 2007
Perfs 72 to 76: Everyman Theatre, Liverpool
Perfs 77 to 86: Barbican Centre, London

August/September 2007
Perfs 87 to 94: Pleasance Courtyard as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (again!)
Perf 95: Oxford Playhouse
Perfs 96 to 98: Northern Stage, Newcastle
Perfs 99 to 102: The Lowry, Salford

October/November 2007
Perfs 103 to 107: West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds
Perfs 108 & 109: Cambridge Arts Theatre

We hardly performed the show in 2008, just performances 110 & 111 took place at the Meyerhold Centre in Moscow in May.

In 2009, we visited Australia with the show:

March/April 2009
Perfs 110 to 120: Sydney Opera House
Perfs 121 to 125: Arts House, Melbourne
Perfs 126 to 131: Ten Days on the Island Festival, Tasmania

In 2010, we toured Floating as part of The Wonderful World of Hugh Hughes:

September/October 2010
Perfs 132 to 139: Barbican Centre, London

October 2010
Perfs 140 to 142: Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
Perfs 143 to 145: Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin, as part of the Dublin Theatre Festival

In 2011 we toured the show to Canada, visiting British Columbia (Vancouver and Victoria), and Ontario (Toronto):

January/February 2011
Perfs 146 to 165: Arts Club Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia, as part of the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival
Perfs 166 and 167: Intrepid Theatre, Victoria, British Columbia
Perfs 168 to 171: Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Ontario

Later in 2011, Floating went back on tour as part of the The Wonderful World of Hugh Hughes:

March 2011
Perfs 172 and 173: Drum Theatre, Plymouth
Perfs 174 and 175: The Junction, Cambridge

May 2011
Perfs 176 and 177: West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Projects: Bonus items, Floating.

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