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Meet the Team

I’m Crofty, and I guess I do a lot of things with the company. As anyone who’s seen one of our shows will know, the actors can be seen doing a lot more than one might normally expect; operating cameras, moving scenery, being body-doubles and of course, performing multiple roles, acting. It’s a bit like that off […]

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PRESS RELEASE     imitating the dog to stream online acclaimed production of Night of The Living Dead™ – Remix and selection of work from the last 20 years.   In response to the COVID -19 restrictions, imitating the dog, one of the UK’s most original and innovative theatre companies have announced that they will be […]

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‘Another one for the fire’: some final thoughts on Night of the Living Dead™️-Remix from Andrew Quick

  In Night of the Living Dead, there’s a moment when a group of scientists and an army general are besieged by reporters demanding to know what might have caused the circumstances that have driven the recently dead to rise up and devour the living (“….they’re dead flesh and dangerous”).  It was interesting to read […]

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Board Member Sought

Board Member Sought imitating the dog (ITD) makes cutting edge theatre, site-specific digital projection and education programmes. The company is based on the Northwest and joined Arts Council England’s National Portfolio in 2018. The company has an established board led by David Dolan Martin as Chair. We now have an opportunity for an additional person […]

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PRESS RELEASE Date 28th January 2020 For Immediate Release STREET A new participatory project made by Brewery Arts Centre, imitating the dog theatre company, Highlights Rural Touring and YOU!   STREET is one of 40 new projects taking place in and around 40 arts centres as part of Here and Now, a national and local […]

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Bog-in-a-Box Scheme

ITD have made a commitment at board level to reduce our carbon footprint. Last year, we totted up our activities – making shows, touring, getting from A to B, you name it! – and worked out our carbon footprint. And this year, we’ve been setting about reducing that. You can read more about our findings and […]

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