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Nothing on Earth
Nothing on Earth

Nothing on Earth

Wednesday 16th October, 7pm

Tickets: £5
Duration: 90mins
Suitable for: ages 14+.
Other: This show takes place in our Studio.  Please note this is a script-in-hand, research and develop piece performance reading followed by a Q&A.

by Anna Reynolds
Directed by Rosamunde Hutt
Music by Helen Chadwick

An out-of-this world comedy inspired by female heroism, from the everyday to the extraordinary.

Rhea is the teacher terrified of travel.
Dreading a school trip, her panic rises until she’s rescued by three pioneering women from adventure’s golden age.

This time-bending play weaves together the global stories of real women from Hertfordshire who fought for suffrage (Lady Constance Lytton), travelled the globe (Violet Cressy-Marcks) and performed breath-taking aerial feats (Dolly Shepherd).


Nothing on Earth is developed from the hugely popular Hertfordshire’s Hidden Heroines project.
It celebrates generations of women who resolutely refuse to be put in a ‘box’. Join us at the start of a creative journey, becoming the first to experience a new play being made in Hertfordshire before touring locally and nationally in 2020.


Presented by Pursued by a Bear in partnership with Trestle, Hertford Theatre, Dacorum Borough Council, Pump House Watford and University of Hertfordshire’s School of Creative Arts and Heritage Hub.

Nothing on Earth Singing Workshop​
Wednesday 16th October, 2pm
Free of charge

Join in a fun and joyful singing workshop for all led by the renowed composer Helen Chadwick.

Learn some songs including a rousing Suffragette Anthem.

Participants are invited to return to perform at the reading of Nothing on Earth at 7pm on Wednesday 16th October.

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