We Did It!

The first few weeks of 2017 have been delightfully filled for me with Before a Fall the lastest production by Quartz – Theatre in the Quarter’s company for 12-20 year olds. They were fantastic, we did 3 brilliant shows at St Mary’s Creative Space and had lovely audience attendance and feedback throughout. I would like to begin with a word ofContinue reading “We Did It!”

Up Where The Air Is Clear…

So over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been flying! As part of preparations for Quartz’s – Theatre in the Quarter’s Young Company for ages 12-20 – upcoming show Before a Fall we have been doing a lot of movement work. For those of you looking forward to seeing the fruits of our labour the performance dates are 8th,Continue reading “Up Where The Air Is Clear…”

In the Square?

The latest step on our journey to creating our adaptation of the Greek myths Icarus and Theseus was to go to visit St Mary’s Creative Space. Myself and Joe have been working with Quartz, a group of 35 young people aged 13-20 from across the Chester area for the last 3 weeks and are putting plansContinue reading “In the Square?”

And We’re Off!

(NOTE: I wrote this blog last week but didn’t want to publish it before we had full confirmation on a few things. Thankfully we now have that confirmation, so here’s what I was thinking!) Quartz is properly back up and running now, in full swing and embarking on an exciting ambitious new project. And thereContinue reading “And We’re Off!”

We’re Back!

Tuesday just gone at Chester Blue Coat School we had the first workshop of this term of Quartz – Theatre in the Quarter’s Youth Theatre group for ages 14-20. We were very excited to be welcoming two practitioners from Liverpool based theatre company Tmesis to lead a workshop on physical storytelling. It was great to gainContinue reading “We’re Back!”