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roses are red

roses are red

Sunday fun! Stealing every moment we can alone in the building, today we cleared each of the spaces and did a rough run. My perpetual anxiety about overwhelming Sam with lines and direction vanished when he decided not to use the script and had all of his lines down. AMAZING. There’s still away to go […]


Draw me a sheep…

Draw me a sheep…

Rehearsals are well underway for what I’m excited to say is my first adaptation: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince. My small, but wonderful cast of four are working with me each week bringing to life the characters from each planet the little prince visits on his journey. It is my intention to utilise the different […]


A new chapter.

A new chapter.

Hello! After the progress showings in July, I did some more research and brainstorming around what I was hoping to achieve, or how I might challenge myself in creating this work for Civic Life. Shopfront is a unique venue as it opens up the possibility for me as an artist to explore the idea of working […]


REM: My ‘work in progress’ Showing

REM: My ‘work in progress’ Showing

Here are some images from my showing on Tuesday 30th July 2013 at Shopfront, plus the little blurb from the program! Looking forward to going through the feedback forms from the night… REM (Working title) REM (working title) is an early development of my intention to explore the Shopfront location, space and potential imaginary. This […]


Meet the makers: My associate artists

Meet the makers: My associate artists

2. I’ve been in dialogue with five artists in preparation for the creative development showing next week as well as looking ahead to the final piece in November. I’m excited by the ideas they have and what they’d each like to explore – so I thought I’d introduce my collaborators! They will each share in […]


Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

1. My major interest in the last twelve months has been the role of spatial factors in the process of making, communicating and experiencing meaning in the theatre. Tonight we shared our ideas and intentions for the program over spicy pumpkin and chocolate dipped strawberries. To communicate my preoccupation with site and space, I stood […]