The book examines the creative processes of eight theatre companies making devising-based performances: The People Show, Station House Opera, Shunt, The Red Room, Faulty Optic Theatre of Animation, theatre O, Gecko and Third Angel.
5 collected articles based on an Arts Council funded research project into ‘scratch’. ‘work-in-progress’ and models of artist support. Also included is a transcript of a public talk at Artsadmin called ‘Making Progress: Questioning the culture of ‘scratch’, 21 March 2013.
Designed to be performed in a sheltered outdoor civic space, Small Metal Objects seeks to realise the inner realm and simultaneously re-interpret the exterior urban environment as a new performance landscape. Running time 45 minutes.