Children’s theatre

My next project will be two new plays for children under the working title 'Cloaked Tales.' Having been successful in a Grants for The Arts Application from Arts Council England. Cloaked Tales will be a collaboration between a Textile Artist (Sara Lowes), Performance Poet (Me), a Composer (Jonathan...

ACE said YES!!! Two new plays for Children will be hitting libraries and theatres this Autumn. one for 3-5 year olds and another for 7-12 year olds. I'm really excited about this project. Watch this space for updates as rehearsals get underway. Can't wait to be working...

Received another review for Werewolf Club Rules from the wonderful PoetryZone where students can upload their poems!   "The joy of this collection is the author’s ability to paint pictures with words…"   http://poetryzone.co.uk/tuc-reviews/   This follows hot on the heels of two other reviews here...

Did you know a kid in school who always told on you? Or were you that kid?Timmy Tell Tale - An alliterative tale in under one minute.[youtube=http://youtu.be/a3zygxunUJk]...

  Working in theatre as a solo artist/Performance poet/playwright can be a lonely job. Since beginning this journey with Talawa back in 2003 as an AD I have assumed many roles at many theatres:  Theatre Centre (Acting ASM),  Oily Cart (Poet/playwright), The Lyric Hammersmith (Lights/sound, ASM, playwright) Polka (playwright) The...

So I'm scared of leeches, mosi's and blood sucking in general. Whilst at Khoa Sok National park we reluctantly prepared for a jungle trek- reluctantly because leeches were said to be common in this part of rainforest, we were not bothered about the marauding elephants,...

Here is a short documentary about the behind the scenes process of working on Tree Child with The Spark Children's Arts Festival. I feel very passionately about encouraging people to use their libraries and so was so pleased to be commissioned for this project. Theatre makers...

It has been a truly inspiring 1st week for the Discover Children's Story Centre's (@discover_story) summer school. Inspired by a CP project I worked on years ago with John O'leary and Laura Frankland we decided to create a series of "character interventions" for...