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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.

Five Questions For….

In this originally titled little feature I’ll be asking five key people involved in making this project five questions about the experience. I thought we’d start with our fantastic graphic novelist Liz Greenfield! What do you do? I’m a writer, artist, … Continue reading

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Countdown to September Launch

Last Thursday saw the participants seeing the work for the very first time. Laughter, amazement and expletives filled the air. Decisions were made and plans were hatched. It’s  amazing to think we’ve got to this point already- 18 months of work … Continue reading

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This Time Last Year

Just leafing through the archives (I think its called tidying) and found this cute little publication from last year. Theatre Bristol published this little guide to all the people they work with, one of which was us! Seeing this again gave me … Continue reading

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DP features in DIY manual!

OK, so its a book on DIY performance making, not shed building! This great book features over 30 artists including Drastic Production’s very own Liz Clarke. She talks about her experiences of working with DP and her own solo practice, … Continue reading

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Call Out For Graphic Artist

Season 2 has began with a flying start at the end of September.  A full day of  working on character Michela, with ideas, costumes and props flying around. We met our nemesis and found out what they were really made … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Holly Stoppit!

We are all very pleased here at Drastic Productions and wish to pass on hearty congratulations to Holly Stoppit for passing her Dramatherapy Masters. A small group of us took part in a 10 week clowning course at the beginning of the … Continue reading

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Participants wanted for New Project!

Our major new project starts in March! The Compendium of Super Heroes and Alter Egos launches soon. It’s a biggee… Spanning three seasons we will be holding performance workshops, sessions with top writers, performers and illustrators in the UK. The … Continue reading

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