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Press and Awards

We’re now two weeks into our run at Trafalgar Studios 2, and we’re absolutely over the moon with the feedback we have received. Here’s a glimpse at some of our reviews (and nominations)!

 

FOUR Off-West End Awards Nominations

Female Performance in a Play – Gemma Barnett

Director (Plays) – Lucy Jane Atkinson

Most Promising Playwright – Tatty Hennessy

New Play – ‘A Hundred Words for Snow’ by Tatty Hennessy

 

Reviews (just a few of our favourites)

Lyn Gardner – https://stagedoorapp.com/lyn-gardner/review-a-hundred-words-for-snow?ia=79

WhatsOnStage – https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/reviews/a-hundred-words-for-snow-trafalgar-studios_48664.html

Exeunt – http://exeuntmagazine.com/reviews/review-hundred-words-snow-trafalgar-studios/

LondonTheatre1 – https://www.londontheatre1.com/reviews/a-hundred-words-for-snow-at-trafalgar-studios-review/

The Spy in the Stalls – https://thespyinthestalls.com/2019/03/a-hundred-words-for-snow/

And we’ve now only got two weeks left!

The Journey So Far…

In June 2016 Tatty and I started work on a show about body image. That summer we spent a week in her flat with two amazing actresses, the four of us throwing ideas around about what it meant to be a young woman taking up space in a world that isn’t meant for you. At the end of that week Tatty went off to try and write the show and we made plans to do another development week at some point down the line. That point got pushed back further and further until, eventually, it was summer again, a year later. I asked Tatty if she wanted to do more work on the project, and she set about writing up some of the ideas we had developed the year before. Another month or so passed, and I asked her again. A week later I got an email that said:Read More

VAULT Festival 2019 Recommendations

This time last year, we were only just starting to get Rory’s adventure underway and beginning rehearsals for ‘A Hundred Words for Snow’ at VAULT Festival. It goes without saying that the opportunities that VAULT Festival gave us have done wonders for the show, and really allowed us to get the show off the ground.

This year, we’re giving VAULT a miss (well, a few of the team are bringing some shows but more about that later…). However, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t plenty of shows that you should be seeing and supporting. VAULT nurtures some of the best emerging artists and fills underground tunnels with supportive, creative energy – just because Rory isn’t there, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t go on your own little theatre adventure.Read More