Home (again)

It’s been a crazy few months here at New Model Theatre. We’ve been travelling the length and breadth of the South West (including a quick excursion to London), sharing Happiness Ltd with audiences in Exeter, Plymouth, London, Salisbury and Bristol. It was an absolute joy to bring the show to so many people. Particularly lovely was the chance to[…]

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Casting: Happiness Ltd by Tom Nicholas

We’re currently casting for a new co-production with The Bike Shed Theatre, supported by Theatre Royal Plymouth and Arts Council England. Happiness Ltd is a new play by Tom Nicholas and will be directed by Jo Newman (Associate Director, Salisbury Playhouse) and produced by Emily Souter Johnson (Artist Development Producer, The Bike Shed Theatre). Happiness[…]


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[…]


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[…]


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[…]