Month: July 2017

July 26, 2017 admin

Mark Whiteley is an actor, writer and theatre producer from the UK.  He has written numerous plays and stories for the theatre.  He won the MTA for Thick As Thieves. Many people have many ways to write, here’s some of the tricks I’ve learnt along the way. Idea ? the idea is the most important…

July 21, 2017 admin

Imagination is free, all you have to do is use it. #1 – Create an obstacle course Kids + school holidays = loads of excess energy to be burned. Put that to good use by building an obstacle course. If it’s wet outside, build it inside. Use cushions for hurdles and obstacles to be run…

July 13, 2017 admin

First proper meeting of The Jungle Book today. We were talking about animals. Snakes, monkeys, bears, panthers and a big bleeding Elephant (Indian, do they have bigger years?) I explained about being a Wallaby at drama school, but no one was listening. I was good. For weeks we drama students visited London zoo to watch…

July 11, 2017 admin

My dad left me when I was 7, when I say left me I don’t mean to live in a bedsit like many of the other dads on our council estate, I mean left me.  He didn’t want to go but the cancer had got hold of him so he had no choice.  Before he…

July 11, 2017 admin

I was walking to the beach and I see a man.  When I get there he was gone.  It was in Burnley, under the bridge on the footpath on the river Brun. Check out this new podcast episode!

July 7, 2017 admin

When writer Mark and nurse practitioner Joanne tied the knot in Nashville Tennessee there was a little niggling doubt in the backs of their minds. You see, this couple hadn’t told a soul that they were getting married, and they had 100 guests invited to their ‘real’ wedding back in the UK when they got…

July 1, 2017 admin

For 10 years we have been producing a show for young people in this episode we answer a few questions about how it came about. Check out this new podcast episode!