150 members of the theatre community from Scotland and beyond have drawn up this letter. It is in response to the withdrawal of Regular Funding from one of Scotland’s most important and influential theatre companies, Catherine Wheels, whose work over the last 20 years has continually pushed the boundaries and expectations of work for young people, both within Scotland and on the international stage.
The full letter with signatories can be found here.
It was enormously fun to make Crumble's Search for Christmas at West Yorkshire Playhouse. Maybe the most supportive theatre I've worked at as a director. The team were really rather excellent and Anthony Robling's photos are lush. There's a page about it here.
This is a lovely video of Micky et Addie, directed by Nathalie Bensard and translated by Serverine Magois. The show was co-created with Andy Manley and the French productions have been lovely. Catch it at the Avignon festival if you can.
Or buy it here. HA!
Began work on a new show with Catherine Wheels' Gill Robertson and Battersea Arts Centre. All about mums and Mums and Mum. Jeez it made me think. Mums are...