‘We saw fascists as the poison and ourselves as the antidote’

By Guest Blogger
Entering an underpass

The thought of seeing a production with audience participation – my participation – would have been bad enough, but the word “immersive” really set me on edge.

Operation Black Antler receives 4 and 5-star reviews

Created in partnership with Hydrocracker, Operation Black Antler has had some fantastic feedback from audiences and critics alike.

Through a wall

By Guest Blogger

– a guest blog by Alinah Azadeh

For many years I have made work – installations, sculptures, performances –  which have been sparked by my own personal narratives  – as a bridge for the public to bring their own stories to the work, through objects or texts and latterly, by performing them with me.

Welcome new resident Ting Tong Chang

Ting-Tong Chang, image courtesy of the artist

Ting will be working on a series of new animatronic sculptures during his residency with us.

Speakers announced for Ethics of Undercover Security debate

Polly Toynbee from the Guardian will chair the debate with 4 specially chosen panelists on the 23rd May

Another person’s shoes

By Guest Blogger

– a guest blog by Sarah-Jayne Butler, cast member for Operation Black Antler 
As an actor a huge draw to this project was the opportunity to work collaboratively, creating a piece of work that seeks to challenge and question our own perceptions and understanding rather than to offer answers.