The Humans of Ashford performance on Sunday 23rd July was a huge success and we could not be prouder of the group who created, rehearsed and performed the show within the space of 2 weeks! The rain stayed off all morning and lunchtime, and we gathered a large crowd of approx 60 people - from … Continue reading WELL DONE TO OUR AMAZING CAST!
https://vimeo.com/225768352 Join us on Sunday 23rd July at 12.45 in Victoria Park for 'Humans of Ashford', a FREE & fun piece of theatre! Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/events/1441745862574655/ Humans Of Ashford will be performing their show inspired by Ashford stories & the famous Two-Tone the fish. There will be music, laughter, bubbles, a puppet & more. Bring … Continue reading Check out our new video & come to the show!
Yesterday we launched our Facebook event page for the Humans of Ashford performance at Mr Harper's Birthday Picnic. Join us on Sunday 23rd July at 12.45 in Victoria Park for a FREE & fun piece of theatre! https://www.facebook.com/events/1441745862574655/ Humans Of Ashford will be performing their show inspired by Ashford lives & the famous Two-Tone the … Continue reading PERFORMANCE EVENT GOES LIVE!
We can't wait to meet our intergenerational group and start working together to create a performance all about what it's like being a Human of Ashford. If you too have a story to share, a favourite place in Ashford, or a special memory, and fancy trying out theatre-making and performing, email: firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your … Continue reading 48 HOURS UNTIL REHEARSALS BEGIN! SIGN UP NOW ⏳
Just ONE DAY LEFT to donate to the Humans of Ashford project! Over the past week we have been meeting people all over town who have generously been sharing their stories with us. It has been a privilege to meet local people and listen to what they have to say. It has also caught me … Continue reading Final Chance to Donate to Humans of Ashford!
A massive thank you to Towers School for having us in this morning to meet students and tell them about the Humans of Ashford project. It was a delight to meet drama, dance and music students from years 8-10, and we hope to see some of them at our first rehearsal on the 8th July. … Continue reading Towers Students’ Poem “Ashford is…”
A huge congratulations to Create Music Festival for being awarded the Cultural Event of the Year Award from Kent Creative Arts! This year's line-up is looking brilliant so make sure you visit Victoria Park on Saturday 22nd July to have a dance to Ska legends The Selecter or just enjoy the over 40 other local live acts, street … Continue reading Congratulations Create Music Festival!
Thank you to those who have donated to the project so far. Every penny is a step towards creating a brilliant piece of locally made theatre - we couldn't do it without you! Special thanks so far to: Martin Holme Tracey MG Kate Hilpern Robert Matthews To find out how you too can donate to Humans of Ashford … Continue reading Thank You!
Emily is a professional theatre-maker and performer with a broad experience of facilitating drama workshops with different groups of people. Emily grew up in Ashford, studying at Highworth before completing a Drama degree at the University of Bristol. That year she was cast as the lead in an outdoor Shakespeare production and following that was … Continue reading Meet the Facilitators: Emily
Grace is an award-winning theatre-maker, professional performer and experienced workshop facilitator. Born and raised in Ashford, Grace dates her love of theatre back to when she played the angel Gabriel at the Bybrook Infants School Christmas Nativity in 1999. Throughout her childhood she attended Margaret Giles School of Dance, and at age 16 became a dedicated member … Continue reading Meet the Facilitators: Grace