Ghost Stories – a review by Francesco Dimitri

On a miserable winter night I travelled all the way from my cosy home in Greenwich to an old chapel in Cambridge to listen to Richard Spaul tell ghost stories. It turned out to be the best thing I could do with my time. The chapel was simply set: a few rows of chairs facing Read more about Ghost Stories – a review by Francesco Dimitri[…]




Voice is the Muscle of the Soul

Imaginative Mysteries Descending on Cambridge This Summer

This summer, director Richard Spaul brings a pair of one-man shows on spectral themes to the atmospheric setting of the Leper Chapel. Tales of Mystery and Imagination contains two of the stories from Edgar Allan Poe’s collection of the same name. Here, Richard talks about his inspirations and hopes for the performance. The choice of Read more about Imaginative Mysteries Descending on Cambridge This Summer[…]




Theatre And Landscape Goes To Brittany

In late summer 2016 in situ: held its usual week-long residential course, using landscape – natural and manmade – as the inspiration for experimental art and theatre. However this year, for the first time, we ventured abroad… Here are some of the participants’ thoughts and feelings about the experience. What originally motivated you to sign Read more about Theatre And Landscape Goes To Brittany[…]




Learn To Act: Summer 2012

Our summer Learn To Act 1 course for beginners starts in a month’s time. The course consists of four classes on consecutive Wednesday evenings, starting 16 May, 2012. Over the four weeks, we will help you develop your confidence and abilities in a relaxed, welcoming, light-hearted atmosphere. Learn To Act 2 will return in the autumn. Read Read more about Learn To Act: Summer 2012[…]