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Here you’ll find our latest news and updates.

| maddy costa

How we responded creatively to the Covid-19 Pandemic

For pretty much everyone working in theatre, the months of adjusting to pandemic have brought into question anything that might before have been assumed or accepted. People being in a room together

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| maddy costa

Reflecting on our Making Theatre Happen workshops

How much do you know about how theatre is made? In 2008 I thought I knew quite a lot – enough to have been writing about theatre for over a decade, confidently

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| niamh hicks

BPT Recieves Funding From Cultural Recovery Fund

Brighton People’s Theatre is delighted to share that we have received a Cultural Recovery Fund Award from DCMS and Treasury. This vital award will allow a small, growing company like Brighton People’s

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| niamh hicks

Our member Nick shares his experience of being part of BPT

The autumn term started back up online for Brighton Peoples’ Theatre and I couldn’t wait to get back into it. The summer workshops had stopped in June sometime and I was definitely

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| maddy costa

Looking back on our weekly in-person theatre workshops

Lately, the BPT blog has focused on the amazing programme of online activities put together by Naomi and the team when it became clear that public gatherings would continue to be prohibited

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| naomi alexander

Thank You to Arts Council England

Recently at Brighton People’s Theatre we celebrated our third birthday. Sadly lockdown celebrations have been limited to two dimensional, head to waist, images on Zoom. Whilst our images might be suspended in

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| niamh hicks

Have a go at our creative lighting challenge

This week we are sharing our creative challenge with anyone who fancies giving it a go. It’s a lighting design challenge set by a brilliant lighting designer called Prema Mehta. What on

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| niamh hicks

Creating and sharing monologues – an update from our core creative group

Hello, hello! How are you all doing? Safe and well I hope.  This week we got together with our core creative group for the second time. It was magical.  Two weeks ago

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| niamh hicks

Week 2 of our online workshops: we hear from our participants

We’re into our second week now of working out how and whether we can involve people in making theatre in their homes.  This week we were joined by the brilliant sound designer

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| niamh hicks

Reflecting On Our First Online Workshop

Last week we invited the 250 people who are part of Brighton People’s Theatre’s network of participants to come and play online. Not something I ever expected to do. Being a fan

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