On ‘failing’ again and again

Found on the wall of Lancaster Boys’ House when on a tour of Wrekin College on 5 October – it spoke to me! On Monday 14th October, I met with Maggie Love at the Foundry Restaurant in Theatre Severn restaurant, after attending my first Partners for Social Enterprise...

Walking the tightrope

Photo on the front cover of a greeting card my insightful, wonderful stepmum Sue gave me when I was living in London, writing inside that ‘it may sometimes feel like this’ setting up the theatre company.  I’ve found it again for this blog; its poetic image is a...

STUMBLING answering the BIG question…

a card from Doreen Virtue's 'Magical Unicorns' Oracle Cards - I get this one a lot! How to start to establish a community theatre company based in Newport, Shropshire whilst managing the demands of being a new parent and maintaining an income? Well I’ve been meaning...

Starting to answer the BIG question…

How to start to establish a community theatre company based in Newport, Shropshire whilst managing the demands of being a new parent and maintaining an income? To answer or at least beat about the bush around this mammoth question (!) and ideally help me continue to...

The BIG question…

How to start to establish a community theatre company based in Newport, Shropshire whilst managing the demands of being a new parent and maintaining an income? Such a big question, it's where I'm at starting 2019.   I see it as walking an invisible tightrope to the...