We hope you are well and safe at home. At SPID we have some exciting news to share with you!
For the past 5 weeks the SPID team has been working remotely and investigating the best way to keep on providing FREE drama sessions whilst we are in lockdown.
Please give a warm welcome to: SPID on the WEB, a new initiative providing online weekly activities for ...
“It’s a gift to speak two languages fluently,” that’s what Nnenna told me during an Estate Endz Workshop.
This one simple sentence and my whole time as a S.P.I.D. member gave me so much self confidence - it changed a big part of my life.
I’m originally from Germany - where I used to act a lot in school and during my free ...
Aidan joined us for our most recent performance and volunteered to be an ambassador - Here's what he had to say:
"I became an ambassador for S.P.I.D. Theatre Company during their most recent production of 'Game Changer'.
As an ambassador, I looked after our group of young people, voicing their opinions and making sure they were happy as the ...
See what we have been up to in our recent Far Far Away Workshops!
Our new show iAm is going well, check out the great reviews:
'Like that old bonding game Twister but with a modern technology and social twist ' green light, Traffic Light Reviews
'A living game that really brings audiences to life' as featured on BBC London radio
'Won't spoil the plot, but is a nice bit of sci fi involving ...
18th July 2017
Last week on Tuesday, we had our final FFA workshop and showing before we break for summer. We can’t say enough how proud we are of the young people this block. They have done extraordinary work, despite dealing with the local tragedy at Grenfell. We could not be more pleased and thrilled by how much they’ve grown and how much ...
Well, well, well...The spring and summer terms have seen us very busy here at the Far Far Away programme at SPID. We closed off last block with a showing of the film we created All About Us: A Far Far Away Film Workshop, which you can view now on our website. The young people had a lot of fun filming, learning what and who you need to film & learning ...
Last block, our FFA young people created a promotional video about our Far Far Away workshops, how much fun they have, and what they learn! In turn, they learned the basics of film-making & editing, and had a blast while doing it! Check out how it all came together below!
It's been a truly fascinating and exciting journey on the Reimagining Goldfinger project so far and we are now in the middle of our final block of workshops which will see young participants create a tour performance of the Cheltenham estate. In doing so, participants will work alongside industry professionals and learn to develop their acting, performance, ...