Trailer from our R&D

Trailer from our R&D

We have a wonderful trailer for our next show – inspired by storylines and characters we have gathered during and after our work with children in Derbyshire, Oxfordshire and East London on our Once Upon a Project. ‘Rufus Longbottom and the Space Rabbit’ will be touring next July! See the trailer here

I’m Still Young For My Age

I’m Still Young For My Age

Well, it has been an incredibly busy week of R&D. We have some really interesting characters to work with, Rufus Longbottom, Dan and Anne all live in the Tandaria Care Home, looked after by the ever patient Bernard. When an Alien Space Rabbit crash lands outside his window, Rufus is drawn to help it. So […]

Fleshing out some characters

Today we have been finding our more about some of the characters that emerged during our workshops, in particular, Rufus Longbottom, Dan the angry old man, Anne the explorer, Scotland, Amelia Hook and Picklepine.

First Day of R&D on ‘Once Upon A’

Today has been the first day with our wonderful performers, KM, Lula, Rebecca, Simon and David and our designer, Tina. We spent all day introducing them to the work we had received from Ray Lodge, Grafton, New City, St John Fisher, South Moreton, St Johns C of E, Dallimore and Ladywood Primary Schools. We have […]

St Johns Primary School, Belper

St Johns Primary School, Belper

Here is a lovely little groove (lyrics left) created by Year 2 at St Johns C of E school Belper, Derbyshire. Meet Thinny who lives in a sewer, he dislikes fruit – it makes him sick!

St John Fisher Catholic Primary School Oxford

Listen to a short groove created with year 4 pupils at St John Fisher Catholic Primary School in Oxford. We went on to have a wonderful morning workshopping with children and ended up with the starts of terrific stories about the ‘Rabbit Who Had to Move On’, ‘The Deadly Princess’ and ‘Salt and Vinegar’. We’re […]

Grafton Primary School Dagenham Make Music!

Grafton Primary School Dagenham Make Music!

Here is a wonderful character sketch from year 4 pupils at Grafton Primary – alongside Fran Lobo and David Cumming, we delivered four workshops to their year 4 children.

Momo

Momo

Thank you to all the wonderful choirs and audiences who came to participate in and see Momo on it’s recent tour around London. Over 300 children directly participated in the show, with even more participating in the workshops which we ran with our partners in Newham, Merton and Greenwich. The  wonderful Matt Rozier of Blind […]

Filament’s Sound Cloud

Filament’s Sound Cloud

Filament’s Sound Cloud with some of the songs Osnat has composed for Momo is now there in CLOUDland for you to catch and listen to…not just Momo but also other songs from filament’s work. Do have a listen!    

Momo R&D 2

We have completed our second phase of work on Momo, which saw two sharings, one at South Street Arts Centre (who hosted us between 9th and 13th April) and one at Greenwich Theatre, where we were part of their children’s festival. We had a wonderful group of actors, David Cumming, Charlie Folorunsho, Luisa Guerreiro, Danny […]

Hour Lily

Today saw us seriously note-bashing as the cast came even more to grips with Figaro’s application to the Time Saving Bank, The Magic Mirror, Find Me  a Stone, Life’s Better with Momo and finally – the Hour Lilies. And here’s one Emma Wee made earlier! It’s an hour lily! How it really works you can […]

First day of work, second phase

It’s the first day of work on Momo at South Street Arts Centre. Here’s a slightly fuzzy picture of the cast note-bashing. We’re lucky to have David Cumming, Danny Kennedy, Charlie Folorunsho, Stuart King, Jane Nash, Rebecca Thorn and Luisa Guerreiro working with us this week. Don’t forget you are welcome to come to South Street […]