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…

A swarm of bees in May

While you are anxiously anticipating next week’s Playground let’s remember what happened in May: The opening game, organized by Playmaster Aya, was a drawing – based version of the all time classic Consequences: We were split into groups of 4 – 5 people each and were given a blank piece of paper. Each member of…

And here is all that happened in November!

Sorry for the really late update on what went on in November’s Playground. The Playmasters have been really busy trying to plan, fund and improve the next year of Playground. We have some amazing new ideas for next year, so if you’re not doing anything important with your fingers right now please, keep them crossed…

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…

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,…

Back and Fourth

I know you missed me. I missed you, too. I’ve been on holidays the last couple of weeks and mostly in places where the sun of the internet never shines. After getting over the first withdrawal symptoms I managed to relax into it and pretend that I enjoy being offline for a short period. But…