The end of anything is difficult. The end of a production that has gone on from Septemebr till tonight , even harder. I took this photo today, I took it to remember two great people that worked with us so closely this Panto season I know Danny and Karen will be very sad to finish
Yesterday in the Branch 2 try outs for National Theatre Connections 2015 – I was so moved and impressed by the standard of ” poetic inspiration ” delivered in the space. To be asked to write a poem is a very difficult thing to do, unless language flows more naturally from well versed pens .
If you care to read any Post this Christmas – read this one ! Mostly I love this time of year. But when my chief ” elf ” Colleen gets in touch with me and says – that despite her best efforts – she is still finding it hard to find ” helpers ” for
Well Christmas is just 3 sleeps away and the year is almost done. Time to chill , snuggle up by warm fires and “count your PACE blessings” . You’ve come far this year my bright young things and though the PACE year is not over – the Spires Theatre Scene One , sadly is. Spires
Colleen will shortly be sending you details of your Sunday BRANCH 1 workshop slot for NTC 15. And in the spirit of keeping the Green theme going here I have split the large group interested into TWIGS 1&2 I suppose it was logical to go on upper and lower secondary age groups ( a couple
I am not sure how many are aware ? But we use Pinterest boards for more creative projects within the Spires Theatre Space. Pinterest is a a great ” mood enhancer ” and acts as a catalyst for thought , idea , self expression and production muse The 2 previous Connections shows casts – the
My name is Antler. And I will not be part of the world. not this world . Not anymore One of the opening lines from this year’s beautiful , bold NTC play. I love National Theatre Connections I love the Creative Passion of it all. No where else can you get such a broad diversity
No it’s not another metaphor…its a qoute from a heart warming good ” old fashioned ” Christmas Movie called It’s a Wonderful Life! A classic , a must see , at least once in your life. The kind of film to make you go ” aaaawwwww! ” or maybe even to just make you smile
Hope to see you all there! If you have any donations for bottle or chocolate tombola; home baking or prizes, please drop in to Spires Drama Studios where we will be happy to take them off your hands.
Going for a run is not everybody’s ” thing “. There is always an excuse not to push ourselves out our comfot zone. Isn’t there? Every time I see a ” runner ” I think , I wish I could do that. Something, about the way they push themselves against the elements and personal adversity,