Theatre Making

Souvenirs of a killing - Company of Sirens

After Last years 'Twelve Cabins Twelve Vacancies' inspired by Hitchcock's Iconic Film 'Psycho', Souvenirs of a Killing inspired by Vertigo, is a further exploration into the connections we make between personal tragedy and art. How art directly mirrors life. People often look to return to a previous…

Twelve Cabins Twelve Vacancies

NORMAN BATES IS INNOCENT! How much do we really know each other, even those we love? TWELVE CABINS TWELVE VACANCIES interlinks personal tragedy with the events of Alfred Hitchcock’s seminal sixties horror classic PSYCHO. “Dad died during the first broadcast of Psycho on network TV. Earlier that…

Persephone - Dancing with the Shadows

The performance is a descent into a world of shadows and phantoms and takes the Greek myth of Persephone as its core inspiration. The narrative alludes to the cyclical nature of life-death and to the idea of resurrection, questioning what it means to embrace death-in-life. The audience is invited…

Silence Echos - Work in Progress

A work in progress project inspired by the Willard suitcase owners. Based upon the book 'The Lives they left behind: Suitcases from a state hospital Attic' written by Darby Penney, and Peter Stastny. When Willard State Hospital closed its doors in 1995, after operating as one of New York State’s…

The Audition - NCDT

Research and development project Created by Angharad Matthews and NCDT. A group of performers from a range of disciplines explore the trails and tribulations of life as a performer and the painstaking process of auditioning. Creation, Choreography, Direction - Angharad Matthews Music and Sound…

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