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New Ways of Learning

Over to our Learning and Access Officer Laurence Young:   ‘We recently completed a project working with students at the University of Salford, creating two new live graphic novels using the methods we pioneered making Airlock, our Culture in Quarantine commission. Over 6 weeks the students were led through an interdisciplinary performance process, learning how […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Announcing Dr Blood’s Old Travelling Show

Press Release Tuesday 15 September 2020   An imitating the dog and Leeds Playhouse co-production   DR BLOOD’S OLD TRAVELLING SHOW Written and Directed by Andrew Quick and Pete Brooks Projection and Video Design by Simon Wainwright Design by Laura Hopkins Lighting Design by Andrew Crofts Music by James Hamilton Models by Matthew Tully   […]

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Letter to Oliver Dowden 2 July 2020

02 July 2020 Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport 100 Parliament Street London SW1A 2BQ Dear Oliver Dowden We write to you today with urgency as the theatre and performing arts industry faces a critical moment. All around us is the news of our regional theatres and performance […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Announcing ‘Airlock’

PRESS RELEASE                     For Immediate Release   LANCASTER COMPANY AWARDED NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR CULTURE IN QUARANTINE   The Lancaster-based theatre company, imitating the dog, has won a prestigious, national BBC Arts and Arts Council England (ACE) commission.   The company is one of just 25 across England to have been selected to create a new online […]

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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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