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.

First week of rehearsals!

First week of rehearsals!

Our first week of rehearsals started with a wonderful singing warm up and ended with a Valentine’s Day meal and encompassed a spot of shadow puppetry, a chat with our friend and resource pack collaborator, Maria Leaf and lots of reading of the book! Roll on week two

An afternoon at Hillcross Primary School

On Monday 3rd February, I spent an excellent couple of hours in the company of Soo Bishop from Merton Music Foundation and the the Young Song Leaders of Hillcross Primary School. About 18 children from years 5 and 6 are taking part in the Young Song Leaders programme where the children are encouraged to explore […]

Thank You

Thank You

To everyone who pledged on our Kickstarter campaign. We made our target and those who pledged and supported will be appearing here soon! Osnat will be in touch with those who pledged for specific incentives to make sure they all get to you!

Kickstarter: Help Us Get Going by Watching the Film!

Kickstarter: Help Us Get Going by Watching the Film!

Have a look at our lovely KICKSTARTER video filmed for us by Matt Rozier at Blind Crow and at the incentives for investors in our young persons choir project. They include a special edition of prints by Rob Ryan, a limited edition of individually signed ‘Time Saving Device’ cartoon prints by Toby Stephens,  and a […]

Sabina’s Half-Marathon

Sabina’s Half-Marathon

Sabina is running the Reading Half Marathon next March in aid of Filament’s production of ‘Momo’. She’s aiming to pound her way round 13 miles of Reading’s highlights – the majestic Madjeski Stadium, the banks of the Kennet and Avon and even  past the Oracle- and raise £750 towards the company’s education work. Details of […]

Ian at The Future Playground event, Manchester

WE  ARE ALL OF US CHILDREN Last thursday was ‘The Future Playground’ a conference organised by Fevered Sleep, a trailblazing company that makes beautiful work for children. The conference investigated just where we are with arts for children. Our lovely board member, Ian Jeanes went on our behalf and here’s what he thought:   I […]

New Trailer for Momo

New Trailer for Momo

Blind Crow have made us a rather gorgeous trailer for Momo, our new production coming in 2014. Click here to see the film and keep tuned in for more details. You can also follow us on Facebook or twitter …    

Film from Tête à Tête

Film from Tête à Tête

So Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival is over for another year. Here we have from left to right, Luisa Guerreiro, Sabina, Osnat, Stuart King and Adebayo Bolaji who made up our team this year. You can see what happened at the Riverside Studios by clicking on this link, scroll down to the film, click play […]

Osnat on Resonance FM with Bill Bankes-Jones

Osnat on Resonance FM with Bill Bankes-Jones

Bill, wonderful AD of  Tête à Tête, took over a friday evening spot on Resonance FM, to talk about this year’s Opera Festival. Ergo Phizmiz, Jessica Walker, Rebecca de Pont Davies, David Knotts, Litha Efthymiou and our own Osnat Schmool talk about their work and you can catch up on it here!

Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2012

Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2012

We are delighted to say that we are again going to be part of the festival season – not Edinburgh but Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival. We are joining around 30 companies who will bring about 100 performance to Riverside Studios in Hammersmith  between 2nd and 19th august 2012. We are bringing back One Small […]