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Floorcloth – Rotherham Schools Shakespeare Festival

Floorcloth – Rotherham Schools Shakespeare Festival

Rotherham Schools Shakespeare Festival is a yearly celebration of Shakespeare. Schools are grouped in ‘hubs’ of chosen play and each school takes on one act from the play to produce. I was commissioned to design and paint a floorcloth that would be suitable for all to use.

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Jumanji Carnival – Chorlton Park Primary School

Jumanji Carnival – Chorlton Park Primary School

Commission to design and run workshops to create props and costumes for a Jumanji themed carnival as part of a special art week based on the book.

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#folksonomy – Aqueous Humour/CYAC

#folksonomy – Aqueous Humour/CYAC

Devised/Written by CYAC & Keisha Thompson

Directed by Tom Hogan

Choreographed by Ruth Jones

Performed at Contact Space 1

If we choose our identity, then why do so many people not like themselves all that much? A funny and frenetic look at group identity, self-expression, rejection and the security of belonging.

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Toffs on Tour – Aqueous Humour/M6 Theatre

Toffs on Tour – Aqueous Humour/M6 Theatre

Costume design and supervision for Toffs on Tour, a strolling piece of street theatre developed and devised by Aqueous Humour with M6 Youth Theatre supported by professional performers within the cast, funded by the BBC Performing Arts Fund.

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BWAFC Banners – Bolton@Home

BWAFC Banners – Bolton@Home

Breightmet Wanderers Athletic Football Club wanted to take part in a march against racism in football. I was asked to work with members of the youth teams to design and make banners for them to carry on the march.

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Noye’s Fludde – Animal Masks

Noye’s Fludde – Animal Masks

I worked with 3 local Primary schools and the choristers to design and make animal masks for a production of Noye’s Fludde performed in Manchester Cathedral.

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Darkness – High Peak Community Arts

Darkness – High Peak Community Arts

On 2nd November three audiences were taken through the chambers of Peak cavern, led through a dystopic world of uncertainty, panic and thoughts of the future…

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Hark! An Ark!

Hark! An Ark!

I have recently been involved in a fabulous project bringing together Bridgewater Hall, Chetham’s School of Music and Manchester Cathedral for a production of Benjamin Britten’s community opera, Noye’s Fludde.

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