Brixton Rock

15th February to 12th March 2017 (Mangle E8)


‘Not even a lion rejects her cubs. I have to know why she done it.’

The Big House explores the debut novel of care leaver Alex Wheatle MBE, winner of 2016 Guardian children’s fiction prize. Extracts from the novel were shared at MANGLE E8 – an exciting new venue at the heart of London Fields.

Our group of young people worked with the director Ned Bennett, winner of UK Theatre Award for Best Director 2015.

Photos by Dylan Nolte