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Billy the Kid

I learn by doing. Through repetition. I remember spending hours at home doing question after question for A Level maths until the process of solving the problem was so engrained in my head it just came naturally. 649 more words

Technical Theatre

Bending Light

I have a few things to share today. Firstly, a couple of super things to watch for pure enjoyment and inspiration. I came across the first one on… 126 more words


LAMDA Interview

About a month ago, I got an email from Rob Young, the SMTT course leader, regarding the application that I sent off in January. Attached were details and information I would need for the interview i had been invited to attend. 793 more words

Stage Management

Lacking Definition

Like anything else, the academic and theoretical study of theatre-making is always bound by a shared lexicon. However definitions sometimes lead us astray. Take Bertolt Brecht’s concept of Verfremdungseffekt for instance.   1,778 more words


A Collective Visionary

One of the most innovative and ground-breaking companies I have had the pleasure of seeing in the last few years is 1927. A UK based company, with a global touring reputation, their work is a combination of animation, live performance, theatre and music. 211 more words


Scene But Not Heard

This year I am teaching two new courses, both of which lay a greater emphasis on student understanding of the theatre production processes than I have previously had to teach. 345 more words