This weekend in London an amazing array of free installations and outdoor events has been created by world-leading artists to commemorate the Great Fire of London. Giant tanks of water, massive domino runs, huge fire installations, a wonderful recreation in timber created by young people acquiring skills and improving life chances…. In amongst this a conversation about how this moment of fire and awful destruction – which left … Continue reading On making theatre in a sea of change
Although the sums aren’t large, it feels like a lunar step forward for this independent touring company: it’s the first time we’ve been able to pay upfront fees to the creators to get scripting and work up the designs at the same time. Continue reading The sun has got its funding hat on!
We started talking about this show in 2010/11 and inbetween we have worked on many other projects and many crazy things of extreme cruelty and extreme generosity have occurred around the world.
The project has evolved several times and since its start, one of us has had two children, one of us stood as a political candidate and one of us has designed a timber oak ceiling which will outlive us all. Continue reading Origins of A Happy City
[ezcol_1third][/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_2third_end]Want to know more about what BENTLEY MAX is and how to get involved? Watch this quick video and come back soon to get more tips. Check out the FAQs[/ezcol_2third_end] Continue reading Bentley Max – getting started
[ezcol_1third] [/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_2third_end]Just Jones & is on the hunt for brightest and boldest of visions in Bentley in the form of 3-minute scripts about the future dreams of Bentley – BENTLEY MAX, the best that BENTLEY can be. Residents of all ages (7 – 70+ – we mean it, really) and people who work or study in Bentley are invited to send in a script … Continue reading Bentley Max – Open Call for Tiny Scripts
[ezcol_2third][/ezcol_2third] [ezcol_1third_end]19th July – Bentley Park [/ezcol_1third_end] Continue reading The Bentley Bonanza
Spoiler Alert Look away if you don’t want to see how the two different endings of our adaptation of An Enemy of the People play out.[ezcol_1half]Half Column Blue Ending The vote goes with Mayor Stockmann and the Doctor is declared an An Enemy of the People.[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end] Yellow Ending The vote goes with Doctor Stockmann. The year is 2050. [/ezcol_1half_end] Continue reading An Enemy of the People – A Tale of Two Endings
e were very proud back in 2014 to feature in the Arts Council England report: Sustaining Great Artcommissioned from Julies’ Bicycle. You can read the report here: Sustaining-Great-Art. The latest updates of the three year project have been published here. Continue reading Sustaining Great Art