25-27 JUNE: PLAYGROUND ON FIRE!

We are now ready to announce the full programme of events that will happen at our 3-day mini-festival Playground on Fire this weekend! Perfectly timed to coincide with Playground’s 3rd birthday, Playground on Fire is an arts festival that brings to light the marvellous, strange and beautiful creative feats of the brilliant Playground artists. More…

Many were the Joys of six!

The Joy of Six was quite a psychedelic trip, with no red pill to take us to the other side, but mesmerizing movements and sounds, strategy games, jelly beans and pride…   We opened with a Chemical Reaction by Café Reason Butoh Dance Theatre accompanied by the music of Malcolm (aka Dr. Atkins).  The dancers made…

The Joy of Six

Hey guys, haven’t seen you for a while! What have you been up to? As most of you know, we had a little break from our regular Playground sessions last month to celebrate the Old Fire Station’s first Birthday. You can read all about it on our last blog entry. But now we’re back, more…

After Five!

How are you feeling today? I’m in Corsham, Wiltshire at the moment as I’m performing in a show that’s been kind of touring the last few weeks. As some of you might have noticed I wasn’t there for Take Five, October’s Playground edition. I was performing in Bournemouth at the time. It’s the first time…

Take Five!

I was just going through the previous posts I’ve written to check if there is a specific style of writing that I normally use to open the first paragraph. Because really, the first sentence HAS to be the one to get your attention, right? Here’s what I found: “Yes!” (30 June) “We’ve been very excited…

Do you remember the fourth time?

I struggle to find the words to describe what happened last Thursday at our fourth event at the Old Fire Station! But that’s a very bad sentence to start a post with. Sooo, it was lively and slightly chaotic (but in a good way), with games, pop-up installations, visual experiments and sonic delights, colourful badges,…

What happened last time, then?

Big high fives to all you brave souls who came to Playground last Thursday! It didn’t stop raining for a single second that day (or night). On our way to the Old Fire Station, we had to cover our projector in bin bags -classy, I know- so it wouldn’t end up being just a big…