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OFFIES AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR REDEMPTION

OFFIES AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR REDEMPTION

‘Redemption’ is in full swing at The Big House! We’re buzzing after receiving a 5 star review from Musical Theatre Review and 4 star reviews in The Guardian, The Reviews Hub, and Time Out.  To top it all off, we’ve received two nominations for the Offies Awards; Lead Performance in a Play – Renaya Dennis and […]

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Redemption: The Countdown has begun!

Redemption: The Countdown has begun!

Less than a week to go until we welcome audiences back to The Big House. We’re in the final few days of rehearsals and we can’t wait for you to experience our brand new production Redemption. With text and lyrics by James Meteyard (writer of the 2018 LET award-winning Electrolyte) and music by The Last […]

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REDEMPTION - TICKETS NOW ON SALE

REDEMPTION – TICKETS NOW ON SALE

Theatre is back! The Big House is proud to announce ‘Redemption’ and we invite you to join us in celebrating the return of live theatre this autumn. REDEMPTION  17th November – 11th December  In a time of accusation and outrage, what does forgiveness look like? The path to Redemption is hard to see, and even […]

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NEW OPEN HOUSE PROJECT BEGINS AT THE BIG HOUSE

NEW OPEN HOUSE PROJECT BEGINS AT THE BIG HOUSE

2021, much like 2020, has already presented The Big House with a myriad of challenges. However, we are continuing to strive to create meaningful opportunities not only for our existing members, but for new ones too. This month, we are beginning a brand new Open House Project, with fifteen new members being welcomed into The […]

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The Ballad of Corona V

Closure of The Big House Building for Lockdown

2020 has been a year like no other for us all. At The Big House, we’ve responded to the challenges of the pandemic by continuing to provide our brilliant young people with opportunities that create meaningful change in their lives. We are so incredibly proud that over the course of the past nine months we […]

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National Care Leavers Week 2020

At The Big House we celebrate our members every week! We thought on this National Care Leavers Week we would show everyone just a snippet of how much success our members are having – Check out our video! You can check out more on our socials by finding us at: @BigHouseTheatre on Twitter @_thebighouse_ on […]

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1ST LUV REVISED

1st Luv Writer Feature

1st LUV brings together Ned Bennett, Debris Stevenson and Jammz to create a brand new piece of work for The Big House that promises to be dazzlingly modern and joyful. 1st Luv is a play about children experiencing the first sparks of romance, but also dealing with the traumatic inner drama of being in care. Debris Stevenson, Writer, says: “I […]

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Bullet Tongue Post Show Discussion - Saturday 8th December

Bullet Tongue Post Show Discussion – Saturday 8th December

The Big House has invited a panel who work with young people affected by county lines to join the cast after the show for a discussion about the themes and ideas explored in the play. Panel members: Sarah Hegarty – Service Manager, Multiple Vulnerabilities Missing & Exploitation at The Children’s Society Claire Sands – Youth […]

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The Big House Gala 2018

The Big House Gala 2018

This year The Big House Gala 2018 was held on Monday 4th June at Juju’s Bar and Stage which is part of Truman’s Brewery, Shoreditch.  We are immensely grateful to all of our wonderful guests who shared it with us and helped to make it an incredible event. The evening was a huge success and […]

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Loose Lips

Lia, a sex worker, has run away from her brothel with a suitcase of stolen money. She returns to the place she grew up to discover that things aren’t quite as she remembers. Age 14+ A New Play for The Big House written by Katherine Soper Winner of the 2015 Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting 2015 […]

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