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Sabina runs a Marathon for Rufus and Rabbit

Sabina Netherclift, the joint AD of Filament Theatre, is going to be running 2 half-marathons this October 2017 to raise…

A film from our R&D

Hello everyone. Here are a couple of songs filmed during the R&D. Have a listen and tell us what you…

Some persuasive letter writing

Have a read of these well argued letters to the police and the Prime Minister, seeking the release of Space…

Read all about it!

A fantastic piece from Alix Hawley reporting on the effect of Space Rabbit’s crash landing in the middle of Central…

Stop Press from Kirk Hallam!

Stop Press! Here is a really well presented and imaginative news report by Dallimore reporter, Tiegan Haywood. Read why Space…

Lovely work from Dallimore school

Here is some exquisite extra terrestial work from the children at Dallimore school. Rockets, space rabbits and aliens – all…

R&D 2 and a trip to Oxfordshire and Derbyshire

We are really looking forward to sharing more of the story and characters developed during our week of R&D with…

Some Drawings from Ladywood Primary

Tony Paper Man

Meet David Paperman (also known as Tony). He lives in New York has blonde hair, clothes made from wallpaper, a…

Emily Cookson’s Adventure

This is a terrific story – you won’t guess what happens in it but there is a surprise appearance from…

Sazu, Bird of the Amazon

Another wonderful story from the pupils at Ladywood Primary School – all about some adventurers who meet a bird called…

Frankie and the Spider

I really hope you are able to read this story written by Connor at Ladywood Primary School, all about Frankie…

I’m Still Young for my Age

Well, it has been an incredibly busy week of R&D. We have some really interesting characters to work with, Rufus…

Filament R&D week 1

Today has been the first day with our wonderful performers, KM, Lula, Rebecca, Simon and David and our designer, Tina….

Two Dallimore Grooves

Here are two of the grooves which pupils from Dallimore composed lead by David and Fran. In the first they…

Dallimore Story Sketches

Fran and David  worked with children from years 3-6 at Dallimore Primary School this week. The children have written characters and…

And a Willowtree Groove

Captain Amilia Hook

This is Captain Amilia Hook and her good ship. Captain Amilia is searching for gold. She is scared of sharks…

David Sinniman

Today we met a cowboy baker from South America, called David Sinniman. He was involved in an accident in which…

St Johns Derby – here’s a new character

We met some wonderful characters yesterday in our work with St Johns Primary school in Belper, including Rufus Longbottom who…

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