Tag Archives: Colin Little

Wiz Around Watchtree!

From Watchtree Nature Reserve: “Just a quick one to say a huge thank you to The Walking Theatre Company, our volunteers and all of the wonderful visitors who came to follow the yellow brick road! An awesome evening and some pennies in the charity pot. The icing on the cake was the rain started just as I locked the gates.”

BIG THANKS to Watchtree Nature Reserve in Cumbria for inviting TWTC to perform ‘WIZ AROUND OZ’ at their beautiful venue on the 6th of August. What a brilliant time we had – such a stunning location, and a super audience! Hope to see you all again soon!

A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Strathpeffer!

What a fantastic evening we had last night at Strathpeffer Pavilion, celebrating the Summer Solstice with a Walking Theatre performance of ‘Conference of the Faeries – our interactive, outdoor adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

HUGE THANKS to Strathpeffer Pavilion for inviting us to perform in their beautiful gardens – we look forward to returning in October 2016 for a spot of spooky Halloween Murder Mystery!

Cast List:

Rebecca Bloom – Annie Fairbottom
Sadie Dixon-Spain – Puck
Steph Falls – Titania
Colin Little – Oberon

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Clan Lamont Gathering at Cowal Gathering 2014

A real ‘Homecoming event’. Today Colin Little as ‘Campbell of Argyll’ and Sadie Dixon-Spain as ‘Lady Isobel Lamont’, were delighted to perform with a talented group from Dunoon Grammar School today.

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A ‘Conference of the Faeries’ at Loch Lomond Shores!

A magical adventure on a Hen Party like no other, yesterday afternoon, Sunday 24th August, at Loch Lomond Shores! The sun peeked through the clouds for our ‘Conference of the Faeries’, and what a wonderful time we had!
Check out some photos from the performance here – TWTC’s Conference of the Faeries – Photo Album by Loch Lomond Shores.
We have just been sent this fantastic post from our friends at Loch Lomond Shores who shared a wonderful review of yesterday’s Walking Theatre performance of ‘Conference of the Faeries’, A Midsummer Nights Dream adaption! Many thanks to our lovely audience member who shared such kind words – and thanks to all our audience members who made the performance so much fun!

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Just had this lovely review from a visitor who attended the Adaptation of a Midsummer Night’s Dream at Loch Lomond Shores yesterday. A massive thank you to you guys.
“Great afternoon with walking theatre company. Everyone enjoyed themselves and it was good to see children experiencing a taste of Shakespeare . Great introduction for them to the classics.WTC worked very hard and we would certainly come to see them again. Wonderful entertainment is a spectacular setting.”

A Pirate’s Adventure in Canada!

Oooh argh, TWTC fans! It’s that there #TheatreThursday, and to celebrate, we have a swashbuckling film to share with you from our time at the SPARC Supporting Performing Arts in Rural Communities Symposium in Haliburton, Canada, from earlier in this year! Join Jim ‘Lad’ Hawkins (Sadie Dixon-Spain), and the mad, bad, and slightly hairy Long John Silver (Colin Little) on an adventure across the pond, to uncover the hidden treasure…

http://vimeo.com/101087009

 

A Conference of the Faeries, at Loch Lomond Shores

“The course of true love never did run smooth.” 

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Join The Walking Theatre Company on a magical adventure at Loch Lomond Shores on Sunday 24th August at 3pm, where Faerie and Mortal worlds will collide, on an unforgettable Shakespearian adventure!

For tickets, visit https://www.itison.com/Glasgow/events/a-midsummer-night-s-dream-adaptation–2

A Walking Theatre Whirlwind Weekend

And despite Britain being caught in the dying thralls of Hurricane Bertha, TWTC has manned and womaned up and given our deliciously soggy best. Midsummers Nights Dream at Dunollie on Friday night was brilliant and the sturdy cast and audience were rewarded with Prosecco and cappuccino – thanks Dunollie! Today we reach Shettleston with our brilliant ‘Commonwealth Kitchen’, Alice McKerrow and Steph Falls, do what TWTC does best entertain, whatever the weather. Thanks to our amazing actors and our brilliant audiences… Tomorrow Kirkintilloch, for WWII Flying Kitchen.

TWTC WWI Commemorative Events Poster

Show: Conference of the Faeries, tonight at Dunollie!

Tonight, a Conference of the Faeries will be held in the grounds of Dunollie! Who will be joining The Walking Theatre Company for a spot of Midsummer Nights Dreaming, Friday 8th August, 7pm start! Dress for the ever-changing Argyll weather, and join us on a magical walk through the grounds of Dunollie!

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A ‘Conference of the Faeries’ at TWTC HQ!

Today, the air around TWTC HQ was full of the word of Shakespeare, as our fantastic acting team comprising of Karen Bartke, Rebecca Bloom, Sadie Dixon-Spain, and Colin Little, were rehearsing TWTC’s adaption of ‘Midsummer Nights Dream’, in preparation for this Friday’s performance at Dunollie. Tickets still available, so grabs yours while you can, and join Annie Fairbottom on a magical (and somewhat chaotic) Hen Party like no other!

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A whirlwind Walking Theatre weekend!

What a few days it has been for TWTC! Super Spies in Dunoon, A Wonderland Adventure at Hill of Tarvit Mansion, MacBeth lurking at Dalmuir Park, hidden treasure & Long John Silver at Braemar Castle, and today, a ‘Braw’ time was had at Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate! What a fantastic time our acting teams have had – thanks for all your hard work guys and gals! Did you join us on any of our Walking Theatre adventures this weekend?