Since Time began, men and women have studied the Heavens in order to find their place in the world. Twelve Men have walked on the Moon. Most Women find the walk on Earth just as rocky, as they seek the coordinates of a life orbiting Love, Duty, Fulfilment and Work.
“I have frequently been questioned, especially by women, of how I could reconcile family life with a scientific career. Well, it has not been easy.” Marie Curie
STELLA is a play about Time and Space; Curiosity and Passion. More here.
A Play about Dream Catchers. How do they survive? Meet them on the road: the actors, fire eaters, ventriloquists, musicians, mentalists and magicians...
Be amazed Ladies and Gentlemen as two Vaudevillians enter the Burlesque in the most turbulent show of their lives.
To read more about Dolce Via click here.
He provoked intense loyalty, controversy, jealousy and hatred. A genius of the 17th century: Architect, Engineer, Chemist, Horologist, Physicist, Astronomer, Painter, even Musician. His recently unearthed manuscript sold for millions. But was 'London's Leonardo' buried by another Da Vinci plot? In hot-blooded times, passions explode. History is on trial. Robert Hooke - your time has come.
To read more about Hanging Hooke click here.
Samuel Pepys? … His Diary! … His World!! … His Women!!!
How do you think his wife felt? What was it like being married to a serial sex addict?
In the lifetime of Elizabeth Pepys – a Royal betrayed his wife and installed his mistress whilst Parliament waged an unpopular war igniting public protests on the streets.
To read more about Sam & I click here.
Our next performance of HANGING HOOKE will take place at The Hawth Theatre Studio in Crawley on Thursday 27th November @ 7.45pm. Tickets on http://www.hawth.co.uk or call 01293 553636. All details on our Hooke Tour page. In the Spring "STELLA, a story of women, their men and astronomy" will be out for a second tour, opening at the Ustinov, Bath Theatre Royal on Friday 13th with two shows on Saturday 14th February. We then go on to The Minerva Chichester Festival Theatre for Thursday 19th February followed by performances at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, Derby Theatre Studio and The Unity Theatre Liverpool. All dates on our STELLA Touring page.
On International Women's Day 2012, our writer was asked to write a blog for the Royal Society on Caroline Herschel, one of the characters in Stella. You can read it here.