Crowheart is go!

And we are off. Crowheart opens today here in Leeds and goes right through until Easter.

And here they are .....

Crowheart is growing. Luke and Phoebe getting into role - and costume. Bookings on 0113 265 8631

Designs on the way for Crowheart Whoops no heads!

Here's the starting point from Emma Williams for the design for our brand new piece Crowheart which opens on September 16.  Lots more information on this website. Our web maestro, Mike Harris from Rural Creative is on honeymoon!!!! Congratulations Mike. And if you would like to have a look at the resource pack for Crowheart it's on the Teachers page on this website and you can open it with the password briganti.

And off we go!

And off we go! Rehearsals for Crowheart start today hooray!

Here we go .......

And now, the company has had a great time at the first read through for Crowheart in Martin Riley's shed. Phoebe Gann as the Celtic Briacca Crowheart and Luke Dickson as the Charioteer Gaius Paulus Corvus. Plus all sorts of roles for young people in years 4, 5 and 6 and their families. Much more info at or ring John Mee on 0113 265 8631 for booking information.

Crowheart begins to breath

I'm off to first read through of Alive And Kicking's Crowheart this Friday in Martin Riley's shed. Bacon sandwiches promised as well as the company of the company for Crowheart - Luke Dickson and Phoebe Gann.
Pic of Luke as Abdul Ahktar in The Princess and the Genie - the one with the beard!. Wait till you see him as Gaius Catterix in Crowheart! Armour is promised! And Phoebe has a wonderful Boudicca - like gaze. Pic to follow!

It's oh so nice .....

Look .... I managed to get through the rain, away from my Alive And Kicking desk (otherwise known as the kitchen table) and out into the holly in the garden! Happy to rush back if you ring 0113 265 8631 to make a booking for our new autumn show Crowheart from the magical and mysterious pen of Martin Riley to be brought to life by Phoebe Gann, Luke Dickson and about 800 children and teachers, one class at a time!

Even though it's the summer ....

.... traditionally the dark time for theatre workers here I am in case you need to book any of the Alive And Kicking 2015 - 2016 portfolio and I have had a haircut!

Off to see The Pier Boys

.... today in an empty shop .....  42 New Briggate Leeds ...shows at 11, 1230, 1400 and 1530. It's ex AAK company member Wonderful Will Tanner from before we were called Alive And Kicking and marvellous Martin Riley who AAK has never been able to get rid of!

Another short pause

.... and here I am again booking the tours for next school year. If you could see my desk!!!!!!  Ah well quick cup of tea and on with it. Oh, btw, great planning meetings with Meadowfield Primary for our CapeUK work there throughout the next school year - Oceans, Around The World and Animals!!!
And The Pier Boys are in the empty shop in 42 New Briggate performing at 11, 1230, 1400 and 1530 on Wednesday July 22. Be there!