Robert Sterne Actors’ Workshop

  Last weekend, June 24th/25th, Giants ran a joyous full-on workshop with twenty actors working on contemporary scenes, played to the UK’s top casting director, Robert Sterne. We found great duologues from plays by Simon Stephens, Penelope Skinner, Mike Bartlett and other wonderful writers and put the actors in pairs …

HEARTS & MINDS & PAPER HEARTS

There’s an element of good theatre that I love: and that is the joy of being on stage emanating from the performers. You get that ‘I’m having a ball being here with these guys’ sort of buzz which is contagiously optimistic – even if the play is dark or … …

Synergy, Stance and… Serendipity

We’re about to work with Synergy Theatre Project again – and we can’t wait! Synergy, founded in 2000 by Esther Baker, works with prisoners, ex-prisoners and young people at risk of offending, using theatre related activities to inspire, empower and – well basically – turn lives around. A year ago we ventured into …