Created with Sketch.Created with Sketch.Created with Sketch.

Third Angel presents

THE DESIRE PATHS

Third Angel &
Plymouth Culture present
THE DESIRE PATHS: PLYMOUTH

Fri 1st - Sat 2nd July, 10am - 5pm
Sun 3rd July, 11am - 4pm
The Piazza
Plymouth PL1 1HH

Performed by
Nisha Anil
Laura Denning
Bee Jarvis
Alexander Kelly
Gillian Lees
Callum Stewart

The Desire Paths: Plymouth is part of Historic England’s High Streets Heritage Action Zone, brought to Plymouth by Plymouth Culture in partnership with Theatre Royal Plymouth.

“If you could rename a street of your town after a hope, dream or ambition for the future, what would you choose?”

The Desire Paths is a participatory, story-swapping, map-making performance for public spaces. We chalk out a large, scale map of a town centre and we invite the public to rename the streets of their towns after a hope for the future: personal, political, playful and profound.

Join us in Plymouth 1-3 July.

Follow the performance on Twitter and Instagram on #TheDesirePaths.

Click the links below to see images and films of previous performances, and read the renamed streets and the stories behind them.

The Desire Paths: York
September 2021
Photograph: Charlie Kirkpatrick

The Desire Paths: Bedford
September 2021
Photograph: Chiara Mac Call

The Desire Paths: Slough
August 2019
Photograph: Terry Payman

The Desire Paths: Sheffield
October 2016
Photograph: Joseph Priestley

Touring Archive

03 Jul 2022, 11:00
THE PIAZZA, Plymouth PL1 1HH
02 Jul 2022, 10:00
THE PIAZZA, Plymouth PL1 1HH
01 Jul 2022, 10:00
THE PIAZZA, Plymouth PL1 1HH
18 Sep 2021, 10:00
Exhibition Square, YORK
17 Sep 2021, 10:00
Exhibition Square, YORK
05 Sep 2021, 10:00
Harpur Square, BEDFORD (with The Place)
04 Sep 2021, 10:00
Harpur Square, BEDFORD (with The Place)
03 Sep 2021, 10:00
Harpur Square, BEDFORD (with The Place)
05 Oct 2019, 11:00
FUN PALACES, HOME ON THE HIGH STREET, SLOUGH
31 Aug 2019, 11:00
HOME On The High Street, Slough
30 Aug 2019, 11:00
HOME On The High Street, Slough
29 Aug 2019, 11:00
HOME On The High Street, Slough
01 Jul 2018, 10:00
Stage 3, Northern Stage, NEWCASTLE
30 Jun 2018, 10:00
Stage 3, Northern Stage, NEWCASTLE
24 Jun 2018, 10:00
Stage 3, Northern Stage, NEWCASTLE
23 Jun 2018, 10:00
Stage 3, Northern Stage, NEWCASTLE
22 Jun 2018, 13:00
Stage 3, Northern Stage, NEWCASTLE
22 Jun 2018, 10:00
Great Exhibition of the North/Northern Stage, Newcastle

Newsletter

Be the first to hear the news! Join our mailing list today and we will send you (infrequent) emails about Third Angel’s work, including shows, events, employment and educational opportunities, fundraising and news.

You can view our privacy and data policy here.

And you can support us here too!

Donate

Sign up

If you cannot find the content you are looking for please visit our archived blog.