Residency

99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall…..

Working in props is a very surreal experience at times, like when you walk in and have a sea of alcohol bottles that are being filled with a mysterious brown liquid. No worries though, it was just food colour within water to make it look like whiskey and other spirits for a fully-fledged bar that… Read More 99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall…..

Residency, Video

How to Make a Book- Using Polystyrene and a Printer

Over the past couple of weeks, we have been preparing for the production of “The House They Grew Up In”. The set for this show is made up of a hoarder’s house which means lots of work for the props team.   The thing about prop making that some people don’t seem to realise is that… Read More How to Make a Book- Using Polystyrene and a Printer

Writing

Why do I write like I’ve got lots of time….

Photo credit: pianoandstudy Recently I have been stumped on writing. Not for this, this is relatively easy for me as this is just my voice. But when it has come to writing a personal statement or my conference paper I have become still. I have a bunch of half formed ideas that won’t allow themselves to… Read More Why do I write like I’ve got lots of time….