Notes on TGTGATG…

These are the notes I’ve written in preparation for our showing of The Good, The God and The Guillotine, which we are showing as a work-in-progress on Saturday at Tramway. Director’s Notes: I first encountered Camus’ L’Étranger when I was a teenager living in suburban central Florida, a land of flat expanses, beaches, concrete architecture […]

Getting It Out There – Symposium and Meal

I am utterly shattered from a busy few weeks of travelling, doing shows, teaching, marking, and working on an epic collectively cooked meal-event for the Getting It Out There symposium that finished today at Live at LICA. In recent days, I’ve been thinking that I really need to just stop; it has felt like I’ve been doing […]

Safari

Yesterday team proto went to Imire safari lodge and saw all manor of beasts roaming freely including elephants, black rhino, white rhino, giraffes, buffalos, many species of antelope, warthogs, zebras, a giant python and lions and hyenas (which were in an enclosure). It was an astonishing experience that included interacting directly with the elephants (one […]

A day in photos…. travelling to Zimbabwe

It’s been a long long day (days?) Of travel but we are now safe and sound in Zimbabwe. Everyone has been incredibly friendly and helpful so far. We’re all pooped from travelling so are taking showers and heading to the hotel restaurant for dinner. The opening ceremony is tonight but not sure we’ll have the […]

Getting It

Through my work with Proto-type and with many of the other companies/artists I’ve worked with, I often encounter venues, producers, project managers, curators and other key holders who make our work happen. Partnering with these people/institutions is part of what makes doing work in the arts interesting. Sometimes, I find myself saying that x person […]