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 […]
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.
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
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]