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About drasticproductions

We are a not for profit performance company working within theatre and live art. We are a team of professional performers and theatre makers experienced in socially engaged practice. We believe working in this way can be empowering for individuals and groups of people, enabling them to make intresting, iinnovative and sometimes challenging work.

Celebrate Women’s Day with Cannons, Crampons & Cake!

And yes, that was Crampons… We really hope you can join us at the party for ‘The Dare Devil Divas Gallery of Super Heroes & Alter Egos’ on the 8th March. There will be performance from some the Dare Devil … Continue reading

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Celebrate International Women’s Day with the Dare Devil Divas

Thats right- there will be cake & firearms! And if there was a VIP area, then hell, would you all be in it! However, we are keeping it real at the Tobacco Factory gallery this time… Come and view the … Continue reading

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Flyers!

Here are the flyers for the new project; lovingly designed by the super hero Andy Council. Photo by Carl Newland & Tanya Moulson, our photographers for the project.

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Sneaky Peek at the ‘Gallery of Super Heroes & Alter Egos’

Had a great time doing this shoot the other day with our commissioned photographers Carl Newland & Tanya Moulson. And yes, I did get stuck several times…! Plans for the exhibition and workshops are well under way. Here’s the press … Continue reading

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Dare Devil Diva Documentary

We love this documentary by film maker Vivi Stamatatos. It charts the devising process and journeys of the Divas brilliantly. Hope you enjoy it!

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Scenographers, Prop makers, general creative glue/scissors/mess makers wanted!

We have commissioned two talented photographers to work with the Dare Devil Divas to create fantastical and magical images of their Super Hero Alter Egos; following devising sessions using cabaret, vaudeville & burlesque as a frame. The work will be … Continue reading

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The Dare Devil Divas Gallery of Super Heroes & Alter Egos

Following the dazzling success of ‘Dare Devil Divas’ Drastic Productions is celebrating Womens Day in style! The ‘Gallery of Alter Egos & Super Heroes’ depicts the characters created by the women taking part in all their glittering glory in a … Continue reading

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Dare Devil Divas Pics

The gorgeous photos of the Dare Devil Divas show are all up on flikr. Photography by Ragdoll photography. See them here

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Performance Photographer wanted for Collaboration!

We are currently assembling the right team for our next mission! Funding pending, Drastic Productions are looking to collaborate with a performance photographer for our next project Feb/March for International Womens Day . You’ll be working with our Dare Devil … Continue reading

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What a night!

Wow! Thanks to all of you who came to see the show, and all of you who couldn’t get in. We had an amazing evening and I can’t even begin to say how great all the participants were!  I’ll be … Continue reading

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