The Big House 2017 Gala was held on Monday 6th March at Wringer and Mangle Restaurant in London Fields. We are so grateful to all of our glamorous guests who shared it with us and were such fantastic company. The evening was a huge success and a lot of fun; we raised a total of £40,000! It was […]
The Big House 2017 Gala was held on Monday 6th March at Wringer and Mangle ...
Tickets are now on sale for our new Open House Project, BRIXTON ROCK. ‘Not even a lion rejects her cubs. I have to know why she done it.’ The Big House is back with our current Open House project exploring the debut novel of care leaver Alex Wheatle MBE, winner of 2016 Guardian children’s fiction […]
The Big House are delighted to announce that for our next Open House Project we are working with award winning writer and care leaver Alex Wheatle, MBE, sharing extracts from the first stage of an adaption of his novel, ‘Brixton Rock’. This extraordinary story shows the highly complex world in which Brenton Brown, a care leaver […]
On Thursday 20th October, 5 Big House members and Maggie Norris, our Artistic Director travelled to Paris to break in to a summit of CEO’s from across Europe. We worked with iris Worldwide, an international advertising agency on a bespoke brief, to perform a 5 minute piece of drama which told the story of a […]
This group have taken their improvisation skills onto the street, creating mini performances that the ‘audience’ will never realise were not real life events. Arguments, proposals and intimate overheard conversations were played out on the street and in parks in Peckham and on the bank of the Thames – with members of the public as […]
Following the sold out success of Knife Edge at Pond in Dalston, we will be at the Royal Court Theatre on 1st and 2nd August as part of the Open Court. Come on a theatrical journey like no other. Laugh – Think – and Eat… Tickets available here. Photos by Catherine Ashmore.
Join the party! Don’t miss out on the chance to see Knife Edge and enjoy the delicious Hawaiian feast at Pond. Get your ticket today before they are all gone! Read all the updates in our latest newsletter. Photos by Catherine Ashmore.
The Big House trustee Tim Wright and and his friend Jack will be setting off on 4th June on a cycle ride which starts in St Malo and ends, 850 miles later (!!!), in Collioure in the South of France. Please support Tim and Jack on this impressive and challenging feat. All your sponsorship money will go […]
Sometimes life cuts deep. Sometimes life needs a slap. Knife Edge is a play about fear, food and family that begins with a murder and ends with a feast. A girl with no name, hungry for life, fights to tell her own story. Immerse yourself in a darkly comic world, and join her on a […]
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