Filament Theatre Chorus explorations

Filament Theatre Chorus explorations

Here we are doing some explorations in sound and movement with the members of Filament Theatre Chorus. Once we have somthing cooking a little more, we’ll get some film and sound on here too!

Filament Theatre Workshop at Voices Now 2017

Filament Theatre Workshop at Voices Now 2017

Filament will be running a workshop at Voices Now 2017, entitled Dance, Move Sing! Come and join us on Saturday 8th July at 11am. It’s free. More details about the workshop and the festival here

Southbank Fun

Southbank Fun

We had a wonderful week leading ‘Songs to Make Stories’ at Southbank Centre during February half term. 21 participants created songs and wrote stories and performed their work in front of a packed audience in the Clore Ballroom on Friday 17th February 2017. There’s some pictures here!

East Ham Library – Filament lead story and songmaking workshops

East Ham Library – Filament lead story and songmaking workshops

As part of a rolling programme that brings arts opportunities to residents of Newham, (and as part of our residency at Stratford Circus) Filament have been invited to lead a series of workshops at East Ham Library for local families. Starting on 13th February, our story and songmaking workshops will be running in the library […]

Songs Tell Stories at Southbank Centre 13th -17th Feb 2017

Songs Tell Stories at Southbank Centre 13th -17th Feb 2017

2017 is starting as a busy year for Filament. We are joining  VoiceLab at Southbank Centre to lead a week-long half-term workshop as part of Imagine Children’s Festival. Using Nordic Folktales as inspiration, we will be singing and writing songs, exploring the world of trolls and giants and the land of the Midnight Sun! Our participants will […]

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 […]

‘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

Whitechapel Art Gallery Family Day

Whitechapel Art Gallery Family Day

Osnat and Sabina lead  two workshops at Whitechapel Art Gallery on 21st June as part of its family participation programme. Inspired by Francis Upritchard’s children’s commission, we worked with participating families to create the sounds and sights of the Jurassic.

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!

Toby Stephens’ Personalised Cartoon on Kickstarter

Toby Stephens’ Personalised Cartoon on Kickstarter

Want to get a personalised limited edition print of  Toby Stephens’ Time Saving Device? Then get along to our Kickstarter page where you can pledge your support for us and gain one of these special prints. Toby’s picture is helping us raise funds for our next show Momo and it’s accompanying young persons choir project. […]

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 […]