Day 6 – 21st April 2012 FEAST! It’s the final day of the first week of Transform and what a brilliant week it has been.
Day 5 – Saturday 20th April Its the weekend and a big day at Transform Festival and a big photography day for me.
Day 3 – 18th April 2013 Day 3 of Transform and a few new shows to photograph.
Day 2 – Wednesday 17th April 2013
For the next 2 weeks I will be in Leeds at the West Yorkshire Playhouse as resident photographer for Transform Festival.
RashDash performed a scratch during the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s Transform Festival. It was a small showcase of work from their upcoming show The Ugly Sisters. Accompanied by Not Now Bernard they delighted the audience with a selection of songs and small snippets of dialogue. Having photographed RashDash for the past 3 years I was delighted [...]
You the Player was created by Look Left Look Right as part of the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s Transform Festival 2012. It was an interactive adventure , inviting the audience to explore corridors and unknown spaces throughout the West Yorkshire Playhouse for one-on-one encounters and daring scenarios. The audience were asked to make choices, solve clues [...]
I got a good dose of one of my favourtie Theatre companies today who i have photographed for the past 3 years. I sat in on the rehearsal for their latest show The Ugly Sisters and took some photos of the development so far. They are collaborating again this year with Not Now Bernard, the [...]
I photographed a show today by The Paper birds. It was so uplifting and enjoyable to watch, the majority of the cast were made up of older ladies who were full of energy and enthusiasm. About the Show (WYP Website) Leeds based, The Paper Birds have been working with members of Heydays, West Yorkshire Playhouse’s [...]
I had the pleasure of photographing Curious Directive yesterday as part of the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s TRANSFORM 12 festival. The show ‘In the image of you’ was a visual treat, I love photographing theatre that uses projections and lighting in such a creative and well executed way. Add on top the interesting subject matter and [...]
Tonight I got to photograph the wonderful Little Bulb Theatre company who were performing in the Cafe Bar of the West Yorkshire Playhouse. Little Bulb continue to explore their fusion of Orpheus in the underworld, with the 1930s Parisian Gypsy Jazz scene. Expect hot club music, cheeky theatrics and a certain mustachioed guitarist. Little Bulb [...]
Today I started my weekend job photographing the dress rehearsal of 9 – a new production at the West Yorkshire Playhouse. Created exclusively as part of Transform, this very special collaboration with Chris Goode & Company features nine ordinary people taking an extraordinary leap into the unknown. The process began with an open call-out for [...]