Artistic Director’s Notes – Cordelia Spence talks about turning her hand to writing!

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As I consider myself a director rather than a writer it still surprises me that I have co-written two out of three of Stuff of Dreams original plays and am embarking on a third. The writing process is one that frustrates and inspires me in turn. My writing ‘career’ began by accident. I was directing […]

The Poisoners’ Pact – Fanny’s Perspective

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The last few days of rehearsal for “The Poisoners’ Pact” have hurtled by at breakneck speed, as we’ve tackled, in quick succession, the frenzy of comedic physical theatre, the “your-left?-no-my-left-no-you’re-right-your-left” of song-and-dance choreography and the impedimenta of cat-fighting in floor-length gowns. We’ve also accessed extreme emotions as our characters swing from the euphoria of a […]