theatre Projects


Status: Active (Started Nov 2012)

Word/Play is a two-year participatory arts programme that will animate the voices of individuals and communities across Somerset. A dynamic mix of spoken word, theatre and digital media will act as a creative catalyst for individual, group and social change.

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Ballistic Lips

Status: Complete (From Apr 2011)

Ballistic Lips is a rolling programme of explosive wordy workshops for young people and adults aged 14 to 19, targeted at young carers and PRUs.

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Dream Nation

Status: Active (Started Jan 2014)

Tangle delivers inspirational workshops in Crewkerne, Wellington and Burnham-On-Sea as part of their Dream Nation SW tour, a precursor to Word/Play Phase 3.

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Made In Somerset

Status: Complete (From Jul 2005 to Dec 2011)

An annual series of events that both celebrate performance work created in the county and encourage lively debate around theatre-making

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The Word On…

Status: Complete (From Oct 2010 to Nov 2010)

The Word On... was a pilot project aimed at promoting the voices of young people aged 14-16 living in areas of rural isolation in West Somerset.

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The SPACE Healthy Relationships TiE project

Status: Complete (From Mar 2010 to Mar 2010)

In Spring 2011, 21 primary schools participated in an award-winning Theatre-in-Education project that used theatre as a way of exploring healthy relationships, raise self-esteem and celebrate differences.

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