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I bumped into some old friends today…

Actually, that’s not quite true. They bumped into me. And some of them came and found me deliberately, because they saw that the Just So Stories was up here, so they dropped by the venue to say hello to me. … Continue reading

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Let me tell you about Hunter…

So there I was in the Kidzone in the Pleasance Courtyard this morning, with a fold up camping table that I’d just bought from Argos under my arm, wondering how I was going to solve an issue we’d identified. Essentially, … Continue reading

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On flyering, and why you should never do it….

“What?”, I hear you cry…”Are you insane? We’re in Edinburgh! We have to go out onto the Royal Mile! We have to come up with a gimmick which will make people notice our show! We have to come up with … Continue reading

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The Joy of Previews…

Fortunately I’ve done a few of these over the years, so that particular manual isn’t necessary, I hope. I’m pleased to report that ours went well – the bits I knew were working well, and the bits I wasn’t sure … Continue reading

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Just So…Edinburgh!

So, here we are again. The same festival, the same time of year, the same city (only this time I’m using Kelly’s computer…!). You’d be forgiven for thinking that in the two years that have passed since we brought the … Continue reading

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Rafe is standing for election….

So, here we are. We’ve worked out a new, fair way to approach low/no pay fringe theatre management. People seem to like it, it’s being talked about and used by other companies, and all the resources are free on our … Continue reading

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The Just So Stories return this Easter.

Yes Indeedy! Red Table’s triple 5 star adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s The Just So Stories are back for your delight this Easter break at the LOST Theatre in Wandsworth, from 2 – 14 April 2013 at 3 pm every day. … Continue reading

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Open Book Theatre makes the Actor’s Yearbook 2013

Open Book Theatre gets its first print publication! Piers has written a piece for the Actors’ Yearbook 2013, available now, all about Open Book Theatre and why it’s particularly important and useful for Fringe Companies. The Actors’ Yearbook is as important for those … Continue reading

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We have a new workshop coming up….

Devising With Found Objects Following the success of its ‘found object’ approach to storytelling, Red Table Theatre’s Director, Rafe Beckley, is now making available to actors, directors and teachers a hands on workshop based on their in-house style of theatre … Continue reading

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We’re back again!

Oh, boy. I just couldn’t stay away. Nick’s been brilliant, and he’s off doing brilliant things. Red Table was kept safely in his hands, but it kept calling to us. So we’re back. Thanks to Nick for keeping it in … Continue reading

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