Photos from our Dress Rehearsal

Photos from our Dress Rehearsal

We have had a fantastic time in rehearsals and the show starts next week in Derby – here’s a sneaky peek!  

First Day of Rehearsals!

First Day of Rehearsals!

 It’s the first day of rehearsals! Here you may be able to make out the cast who are gathered around the piano ‘note-bashing’ with Osnat. Some music is fully written, some we are going to develop with the cast. A read through, some costume explorations, and then lots and lots of singing!

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 […]

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 […]

Ladywood and Dallimore Primary Schools

Ladywood and Dallimore Primary Schools

We had a wonderful couple of days working with year 3-6 pupils at Ladywood and Dallimore Primary Schools in Kirk Hallam Derbyshire. On the left hannd side of this page you can see a drawing on an invention called, ‘The Protect’ which automatically emerges from a back pocket whenever danger is near, a scorpion detector […]

‘Once Upon A’ website goes live!

‘Once Upon A’ website goes live!

We are now getting stories in from the wonderful children that took part in our workshops in Newham, Barking, Oxfordshire and Derbyshire. Their work can be seen on this dedicated project website: http://onceupona.filament-theatre.com

Filament become Resident Company

Filament become Resident Company

We are delighted to announce that we are now a resident company at  Stratford Circus. Building upon our collaboration with the theatre and New YVC on the performances of Momo last year, we are soon to start  work on a co-production, ‘Once Upon A…’ See more details on our Shows page

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 […]

Lonesome and St Matthews sing their hearts out

Lonesome and St Matthews sing their hearts out

Osnat has really enjoyed working with the working with the Young Song Leaders who have all been singing their hearts out as part of Momo this week. Here she is rehearsing before the show with children from Lonesome Primary School and St Matthew’s Primary School in Merton.

BUY MOMO TICKETS HERE!

BUY MOMO TICKETS HERE!

MOMO has set sail! Buy tickets here: Stratford Circus: 28th March at 10.30am and 1.30pm, 29th March at 3pm and 6pm: tickets here Greenwich Theatre: 1st-5th April, evenings at 7.30pm, Wednesday matinee at 1pm, Saturday (captioned ) matinee at 2.30pm: tickets here.

Film for teachers

Film for teachers

If you are a teacher and wondering what to bring your children to, that will engage and inspire them (and also link to the curriculum), then take a look at this film, made for us by Matt Rozier at Blind Crow.