Earlier this year I had the pleasure of attending a symposium on “Keeping Theatre Relevant For Young People and Families” arranged by TYA and based on a research trip to ASSITJ, the international youth arts conference, in Cape Town. Among those who undertook the research trip were six artists from various fields selected to pair up with key industry voices. The symposium covered a number of topics but I felt…
Posted on November 14, 2017 at 14:44
So. TEAM Panel. Me. TEAM panel AND me. Oof. Let’s start with me. Narcissists never change.
I’m Jeremy, I’m a writer, performer, professional idiot and general weirdo. I’m based in Cardiff and now I’m on TEAM Panel. That’s not really saying anything new though.
Shit. Ok. So I’ve applied for Panel before but this time I was successful. Yay. I guess that makes me a successful failure, but then I always was an oxymoron. Without the oxy.
So as you may or may not know…Continue
Posted on January 8, 2017 at 16:30
It’s just past 4pm on Wednesday and I’m already blazing down the caffeine highway. I’ve been rocking it since last night. I think one of the problems with wanting to write, or do anything that has a creative component and deadlines, is that you fall back in to bad habits. Energy drinks. Sweets. Tesco value pork pies. Late nights with endless cups of coffee. You fill your body with enough stimulants and shit and hope the resulting explosion is accompanied by the juddering birthing of your…Continue
Posted on October 8, 2014 at 15:00
My final day in Edinburgh was quite possibly my favourite. I saw some wonderfully varied theatre today, all if it good. So without further ado let’s get on with it.
Things From Before are an LA based performance collective in Edinburgh with an adaption of “The Intruder”, originally by Maurice Maeterlinck. I am unfamiliar with the original text but from what I’ve gathered Things From Before have really worked to make it their own. The text is a one room play about a family waiting as a…Continue
Posted on August 12, 2014 at 12:16