Provocation for Theatre 2016 conference

I was invited to give this provocation at the #Theatre2016 conference at the Arts Theatre in London on Thursday 12th May at the beginning of the session chaired by David Edgar. I had three minutes so you can read this at a gallop! “How can theatre play a more prominent role in key issues of national and international debate?” In 2012 I was invited to … Continue reading Provocation for Theatre 2016 conference

The power of the imagination –an artist stands for election

Yesterday my clever friend Ros Philips (from Sphinx Theatre) reminded me that what we are doing with #WE is changing the narrative… that phrase has buzzed around my head all night. It’s the best bit about my day job: changing the narrative; making the familiar strange, so that we can look at it in a different way and decide whether a new perspective is interesting, … Continue reading The power of the imagination –an artist stands for election

Arts for Britain – call to Action

  Just Jones & Wells Way Pop Up is part of a national movement committed to putting and keeping arts and culture in the centre of public life in the UK. It’s not just about funding: for us it’s about making life fun, exciting, thrilling, surprising, challenging and beautiful for everyone; it’s about giving everyone somewhere to go, and the skills and crafts, to explore … Continue reading Arts for Britain – call to Action

Arts4Britain – Thunderclap

[ezcol_1third] [/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_2third_end] Just Jones & is part of a national movement committed to putting and keeping arts and culture in the centre of pub lic life in the UK. It’s not just about funding: for us it’s about making life fun, exciting, thrilling, surprising, challenging and beautiful for everyone; it’s about giving everyone somewhere to go, and the skills and crafts, to explore the … Continue reading Arts4Britain – Thunderclap

What Next SE London Open Space

[ezcol_1half][/ezcol_1half][ezcol_1half_end] What Next is a national conversation led by the artistic community WHAT NEXT RESOURCES What Next? Southwark Rebecca Manson Jones, Artistic Director of Just Jones &  hosted a public discussion in June at Wells Way Pop Up with the Southwark “Chapter” of What Next.  We’re due to hold another in November 2015.  We’re really interested in meeting more people who want to continue the … Continue reading What Next SE London Open Space