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29th November 2015

Fancy an adventure…?

I don’t know about you but if you’ve ever contacted local professional theatre companies in your area, just for a bit advice or to get some information about their work, the reception can sometimes be a little frosty!  For some … read more »

21st October 2015

Autumn is definitely here…

Well, it’s been a fantastic summer but autumn is most definitely here.  The heating is on and we are beavering away now getting ready for StageWrite 2016, but more about that later!! So what have we been up to over … read more »

21st July 2015

Philadelphia – Reading Fringe Festival

Well it’s been a very busy summer so far and it’s looking to get busier still.  We have been up with the lovely folks at Reading Fringe Festival performing Philadelphia which, if you remember, came out of StageWrite 2014 and we … read more »

9th September 2014

The Me Plays…

I have had the privilege of working with Andy for the last couple of years through our new writing festival, StageWrite.  What I can tell you about him is, he is a top bloke, a lot of fun to be … read more »

27th August 2014

Summer roundup

It’s been a fabulous few months of great creative stuff.  Our ‘Philadelphia’ cast worked with writer Jonathan Bousted and director John Handscombe over three days in July, with a view to taking the piece to full production next year.  The … read more »

23rd April 2014

Philadelphia

We mentioned that we’d like to develop one of the pieces from StageWrite 2014 with a view to taking it to full production… And that piece is going to be Jonathan Bousted’s superb black comedy ‘Philadelphia’. We’re delighted that he’s … read more »

18th March 2014

From StageWrite to school…

StageWrite 2014 was a fantastic experience and we’re already considering the possibility of taking a couple of the pieces into full production, and talking about StageWrite 2015!  Huge thanks to all those involved last week – our brilliant company of … read more »

15th March 2014

Festival Friday

Friday evening at StageWrite was an absolute blast.  We kicked off with Jon Bousted’s superb black comedy, ‘Philadelphia’, and this was followed by the first piece of comedy that Phil has ever written, ‘Giving Up’.  Both pieces were really well … read more »

14th March 2014

SW Thursday

Another cracking evening last night – again, a very responsive audience and two contrasting pieces including Tim Caswell’s ‘Extra Time’, steeped in Bedfordshire history and drawn from his own experiences, and Adie Mueller & Mike Carter’s compelling ‘The Sandman’, which … read more »

13th March 2014

Fantastic first night

We were properly chuffed with the tremendous support and feedback from the opening night of StageWrite.  What a great audience!  And all credit to the ridiculously talented Ben Haynes (writer of ‘D’) and Paul Horsley (writer of ‘Generation’) – it … read more »