performances for students...

student/adult theatre

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Beast! imageBeast!  - a highly physical dramatic collage. A marine hunts the Beast of Exmoor amidst a swirl of other beasts and different conflicts. Suitable for GCSE students and above as a spur for physical theatre and devising.

Medea imageMedea  - a powerful pared-down version of Euripedes' classic tragedy that preserves the sweep of the original within a more contemporary framework. Medea and Jason replay events that led to their children's death.

Every Mother's Son imageEvery Mother's Son  - a moving family drama for older students. Communicating by Skype between kitchen and cellar, Chrissie tries to persuade Doug to attend the send-off for their soldier son.

children's theatre

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Firebird imageThe Firebird  - a magical telling of the action-packed Russian adventure. Useful for Year 7s as a physical, non-naturalistic approach to drama or for older students creating work for young audiences.

12 Wild Ducks imageTwelve Wild Ducks  - a classic tale of endurance. With a straightforward narrative and a variety of stylistic devices, this production is regularly used as a stimulus for GCSE students starting their devising process.

Medea Firebird Every Mother's Son Beast Twelve Wild Ducks