Our Ed Fringe highlights

Ah yes, it’s August, and that can only mean one thing: the madness is starting all over again. As we pack artistic director Brian Logan off to Edinburgh with his sturdiest shoes and his sharpie covered festival brochure, here’s the lowdown on some of the amazing artists doing their thang at this year’s fringe festival. In various ways CPT has supported … Read more

NSDF: For all people who love theatre…making it, watching it and talking about it

“Brilliant new voices, great discussions”  Prasanna Puwanarajah, 2016 Judge “Truly inspiring week. Fantastic work”  Josie Davies, Director Do you aspire to be an actor, writer or technician? Do you strive to manage, produce, create theatre? If so, then NSDF is for you. They give young people a platform to show their work, build theatres, light stages, learn, discuss and try … Read more

A Nation’s Theatre Festival

A Nation’s Theatre is coming to take over CPT from April – May 2016, celebrating brilliant theatre from every corner of the UK. For this festival, a whole host of venues across London will offer a rare taste of the brilliant work made by artists based in villages, towns and cities, highlighting the unique backdrops and personalities that makes their work shine. … Read more

Guest blog: Tassos Stevens

Open Google, and type in W. As I just did. What pops up for you from autocomplete? I get this, which tells you something about me and my brain recently and about the world of people like me.     what happens if man city win the champions league and liverpool win the europa reflects that I am a curious … Read more

Guest blog: Jack Perkins on his scratch

This weekend’s Barrel Organ Takeover will feature scratch performances of brand new shows in development by four different company members, each night at 7.30pm. As the makers hone their material over the next few days, they’ll each speak to Billy Barrett – freelance writer and the co-founder of fellow Warwick graduate company Breach – about what to expect. Here, Jack Perkins talks about his piece Anyone’s Guess … Read more

Winner of People’s Theatre Award announced

Press release : Winner of People’s Theatre Award announced Gameshow & Emily Lim win Inaugural People’s Theatre Award Winning project Grown Up is a participatory dialogue between adults and children about being a grown up Artists Katy Baird and Will Drew will also be supported to create innovative new projects Camden People’s Theatre has announced the recipient of its inaugural People’s Theatre … Read more

CPT becomes an NPO

Camden People’s Theatre joins the Arts Council’s National Portfolio with new Artist Development Programme Press Release Wednesday 8 April Camden People’s Theatre joins the Arts Council’s National Portfolio with new Artist Development Programme Announces Sh!t Theatre and Barrel Organ as Associate Artists Announces Call Out for People’s Theatre Award Renews commitment to Artist Development The only theatre in London to … Read more

CPT announces Amber Massie-Blomfield as new Executive Director

Camden People’s Theatre is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Executive Director, Amber Massie-Blomfield, who comes to CPT from her role as Head of Communications at the Albany. Amber will take over the post of Executive Director at CPT, joining Artistic Director Brian Logan. Amber will replace outgoing ED Fergus Evans, who takes up a new role with Brighton-based … Read more