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Volunteers Wanted!

Outpost opens in a week.  The programme is together, we’ve been spreading the word, and tickets are selling.   All we’ve got to do now is actually do it. Last year we were helped out by an extraordinary group of volunteers, all of which was organised a little informally.  This year we wanted to do[…]

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Meet Zoe

After a process in which we got to meet a whole bunch of exciting people, Zoe Bloss will be joining us as Assistant Producer on Outpost 2015.  We asked her to write a few words about the season… Hello, I’m Zoe and I have the pleasure of working on Outpost 2015 as the Assistant Producer.  Cue[…]

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October BETA New Writing Call Out

For the October BETA at Outpost 2015 we are doing something a little different. Curated by Jon Nash (Theatre Writing South West), we want to present rehearsed readings of six short pieces of work by South West based playwrights performed by a small team of actors. These will be performed script in hand by a[…]

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Outpost Commissions – What They Said

With just under two weeks left to submit a proposal to our Outpost 2014 Commissions, we’ve raided the archives to find out what last year’s commissioned artists, Running Dog Theatre and Drake’s Drummers, had to say about their experience of creating a show for the season. Outpost 2014 gave Running Dog Theatre Company a unique[…]

Outpost 2015 | Commission Call Out

We’re currently busying ourselves with curating the programme for Outpost 2015.  We’ve been chatting to a number of artists from across the country and already have some incredible work pencilled to come to Outpost this year (more on that shortly!). But, as anyone who popped down last year will know, touring shows only take up[…]

Outpost 2015 – A Sneak Peek…

Around a week and a half ago, we found out we’ve been successful in securing funding from Arts Council England to support our Outpost season in 2015.  We’ll once again be working with Urban Splash and the Barbican Theatre to turn a space in the Royal William Yard into a pop-up theatre venue, programming a[…]

New Year New BETA

We’ve been a little quiet recently (especially in comparison to the two months we spent positively bellowing about Outpost) and it’s likely to stay that way for the next month or so. As usual though, we’re working on some rather ambitious plans behind the scenes all which will be revealed not too far into 2015![…]