A Whole Way of Life* my play for National Theatre Wales

A Whole Way of Life* my play for National Theatre Wales

My play A Whole Way of Life * has been commissioned and developed by National Theatre Wales.  It’s for rural communities and the village hall is decked out for Gareth’s 21st birthday, where he’s all set to take over the farm.  Then a cowboy arrives. Over the past year or so I’ve developed the piece at Cowbridge […]

Cyrano, a collaboration with R.Wan and Cartoon de Salvo

Cyrano, a collaboration with R.Wan and Cartoon de Salvo

  My theatre company Cartoon de Salvo are joining forces with R.Wan, influential forerunner of France’s hip-hop musette scene, to create their own contemporary and idiosyncratic adaptation of Rostand’s great love story Cyrano de Bergerac. Salvo founders Alex Murdoch and Brian Logan have been huge fans of R.Wan’s band Java for many years and last […]

National Theatre Studio – a writing journey

National Theatre Studio – a writing journey

Lately I’ve been stretching the definitions of my practise.  I’ve always made theatre through a devising process and in a way I guess I’m the auteur of my own work, although I kind of hate that term.  In a way I don’t care how work is arrived at, and I’m excited that the boundaries are […]