The Work Furnace: Street Show

Festive Street Performance celebrating local stories

Ipswich-based theatre company Eastern Angles are bringing their community theatre piece 'The Work Furnace' to Ipswich town centre on Late Night Shopping Thursdays and Saturdays afternoons this festive season.

Shining a light on Ipswich industrial, working-class heritage, Eastern Angles have gathered tales and memories from local people and organisations and created a unique street performance that tell the story of working Ipswich people from across the ages.

Each performance will begin on The Cornhill before following a route through the town centre; which will include the Buttermarket Centre, Arras Square, and the high street.


Two performances on Saturday 3rd December: 14:00-15:00 and 15:30-16:30


From The Cornhill, The Cornhill, Ipswich, IP1 1DD