Seeds of Hope @ The Burton in Bideford

We are delighted to have been commissioned by the Burton Art Gallery to create a piece for their new exhibition ‘Seeds of Hope’ which opens on Saturday 4th July. Alongside other ‘Burton Associates’ Paul Lewin and Taz Pollard, we were asked to respond to their collection with a sense of hope, growth and optimism. We… Continue reading Seeds of Hope @ The Burton in Bideford

In a time of COVID-19

As countless arts organisations across the country, we are having to suspend regular activity for the foreseeable. We will be making some contributions to the creative pot over the next few months – in the hope of provoking laughter and creativity within homes in Devon and across the UK. Have a look at our short… Continue reading In a time of COVID-19

Green Carpet Commission

We are delighted to have be the recipients of the 2020 Green Carpet Commission, supporting outdoor performance for green spaces. Our upcoming project The Whistlers / Les Siffleurs will be developed with the four project partners: Activate in Dorset, Le Citron Jaune in Bouches-du-Rhône (France), Cirque Jules Verne in Amiens (France) and Chassepierre Festival (Belgium).… Continue reading Green Carpet Commission

Creek: Field recording with Ed Jobling

Paschale spent a couple of days with Ed Jobling – sound experimenter and long time Forkbeard Fantasist – taking field recordings on the edge of the Taw / Torridge Estuary. When you spend time focusing explicitly on listening, a curious thing occurs. You quickly acquire a heightened sense of the depth of sound: from the… Continue reading Creek: Field recording with Ed Jobling

Working with North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

We are looking forward to working with North Devon AONB later this year. We will be celebrating the unique landscape of the Taw/Torridge Estuary: the monumental movement of the rocks over vast time; the migratory journeys of wading birds who winter here; the passage of people’s feet who have lived and worked on the mouth… Continue reading Working with North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Prosper

We’ve been selected to take part in the Creative United’s Prosper Business Support Programme! We’ll be working with the talented Marina Norris as a mentor, who will be helping us to grow into a more sustainable enterprise, plus there are opportunities to take part in workshops and masterclasses. Thanks very much Prosper! For more information… Continue reading Prosper

Catalyst Evolve Programme

Red Herring, The Bureau of Silly Ideas and Bicycle Ballet (all outdoor performance companies) have formed a consortium called Carrot which is being supported by the Arts Council as part of their Catalyst: Evolve Programme. Initial funding allows us to undertake fundraising strategy, looking outside regular public funds for money and they will match funds raised.… Continue reading Catalyst Evolve Programme