The second season happened from 15-18 May 2014, featuring:
Gods are Fallen and All Safety Gone by Greyscale,
Shame by John Berkavitch,
Team of the Decades by Will Dickie,
Mr Doom and Mrs Bloom’s Story Emporium,
97 Years by Jo Hellier,
Major Tom by Victoria Melody,
a rehearsed reading of Dear Mister Kaiser
and we launched Scratch night in Darlington featuring the Gracefool Collective, Handstamped Theatre, Peter Groom Dance Theatre and ZENDEH.
We held a panel discussion on The Power of Personal Stories in Theatre chaired by Lynda Winstanley and featuring Jo Hellier, Will Dickie and John Berkavitch.
Workshops took place including community groups looking at their own stories with Flying Cloud Theatre and professional performers working with Will Dickie on physical theatre techniques.
The Festival Hub was again in the Indoor Market, and events took place in Mercure Kings Hotel, Voodoo Cafe, Quaker Meeting House, Key Fitness Studio and a whole range of shows and events happened in spaces around the Civic Theatre.