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Newsletter March 2017

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Newsletter February 2017

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Occupy The Airwaves 2017

with Dreadnought South West and Phonic FM International Women's Day 2017 Wednesday 8th March click here for full details »

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Barbican Theatre Rebellious Sounds Writing Workshops 2016

EXPOLORING 100 YEARS OF WOMEN'S ACTIVISM IN THE SOUTH WEST Click here to view the Barbican Theatre workshop poster  

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Writing Workshop – Bodmin November 2016

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Calm Down Dear Festival, Exeter Bikeshed, 2016

Calm Down Dear Festival, Bikeshed Theatre, Exeter “It’s a sting”  says Sarah Moody, musician who we have brought in to join the company for this last burst of research and development on ‘The Orchard’. A sting is a musical interjection. 

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Newsletter September 2016

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Looking into Archives

Looking into Archives It’s very misty and the sea looks pretty choppy and wild, but I am thrilled to be back in Penzance.  Home of the Hypatia Trust, whom I am meeting with later on today.  I’m really excited to

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Lucienne Boyce

Lucienne Boyce writes historical fiction and non fiction. Her first historical novel, To The Fair Land (SilverWood Books) an eighteenth-century thriller set in Bristol and the South Seas, was published in 2012. Her second novel, Bloodie Bones: A Dan Foster

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A Sharing

A Sharing (Then something devastating happens): Jo Cox MP would have been 42 years old today. Last week her life was cut short.  Taken from her. We were in the studio locked in a bubble working on Dreadnought’s new play

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Discordance and The Orchard

Discordance and The Orchard Back in the studio. It’s May 2016, and we are getting back into the studio to re-ignite the collaboration with MD and composer Claire Ingleheart.  We also want to bring in a third performer.  To find

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Newsletter April 2016

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Newsletter November 2015

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Newsletter October 2015

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Newsletter August 2015

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Newsletter July 2015

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Returning to The Orchard 2016

Returning to The Orchard Returning to The Orchard after nearly a year away from it has been revealing.  Last year there was the exciting Rebellious Sounds Roadshow of scratch readings and rich audience dialogues across the South West. Here we

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Happy New Year 2015!

Happy New Year! We hope that this finds you all well. 2015 is already proving a rich and eventful year for us here at Dreadnought HQ, with some wonderful news to share with you: we have recently received funding from

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Land’s End and Beyond

I'm sat in the auditorium of the beautiful Orange Tree Theatre today, where the company are working Oxygen for the space, which is in the round.  Another new space, another new configuration.  Amazing to the see the 'bones' as they

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Oxygen Review – The Rondo Theatre, Bath

On 13 July 2013 Review by Sue Gordon Oxygen, a new play, by Natalie McGrath, tells the story of a group of women who walked from Land’s End to Hyde Park in the Summer of 1913 as part of  the

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