Signpost 3: Audience/Participant responses to The House

Journey through ‘The House – researching theatre, performance and poverty’ (Studies in Theatre and Performance Special Issue Vol 31:1) Signpost 3: Audience Responses to The House ‘The House’ didn’t do the usual touring route so no Guardian review for this one or any other newspaper review as a matter of fact. We chose a different way and invited essays or short …

Hard Copies of “The House” available for £20

I have a number of copies of my script of ‘The House’ available at a very reasonable price. If you are interested contact me and I can send one to you for £20 – a fraction of the online price. Drop me a line at The full title is: The House – researching theatre, performance, poverty. Special issue of …

Recharging Your Creativity

Part 1  Place: Heron Corn Mill 23rd – 24th September 2017 30 September-1 October 2017 28th – 29th October 2017 18th-19th November 2017 These dates form the beginning of the first part of a four part year-long course  Here is the brochure: Recharging Your Creativity with Carran Waterfield (final)

I promised Mrs May I would reply to her letter and post it on my blog

Dear Mrs May Thank you for your letter dated…when did you write it? It didn’t have a date. Well you have caught me at the right time because today, as a self employed theatre maker, teacher with experience of zero hours contracts, semi-retired-didn’t-get-my-pension..(er), it is my writing day. Lucky me! A few words in response: Mrs May, it is not …

Gorse Actually In Beauty

  I have just come back from Charmouth from the Trees and Water workshop with Sandra Reeve.  It inspired much moving and writing but also these gorgeous pics

Gorse in Beauty

I have been writing about Gorse since I came across one caught in midwinter and then these beauties while I was teaching on a workshop in York recently. Below is my offering on this: