Following a very productive time in Louth, the script for A Christmas Carol has developed into a fantastic adaptation! We took a photographer along for a day, and you can see some pictures from the development day on Flickr now.
Box Clever celebrated a fantastic year in 2013-14. We performed to a phenomenal 40,948 young people and adults in 235 schools and 17 venues, giving 217 performances and 148 workshops. With new projects and performances also being developed for tour in 2014/15, overall we had a busy and successful year.
We are very excited to launch our new season for 2014/15.
The season includes some of our most popular performances plus a brand new adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Full details of our next tour can be found in On Tour via our website. The performances will be on tour to [...]
Box Clever’s Urban Mischief writing project came to an exciting conclusion with a festival appearance and a tour of eight schools across the South East of England.
In 2013 Box Clever embarked on an ambitious project to write a piece of new contemporary theatre in collaboration with a group of young people from seven schools [...]
We have completed another impressive tour of their original Shakespeare performances and workshops to 8772 students in spring 2014. Our Shakespeare to Schools company delivered a total of 73 performances in schools across England, bringing Romeo & Juliet and Macbeth to life to young people.
Box Clever are delighted to announce the initiation of new project to work creatively with young drivers and passengers in secondary schools in West Sussex. The Company successfully won a tender to work with older students to highlight the dangers of driving and the responsibility of passengers.
Sue Murdoch, Operations Development Officer from Sussex Safer [...]
Box Clever is delighted to announce the latest addition to our team. Gabi Dudas has joined the company this May to strengthen our relationships with schools and local authorities.
Artistic Director, Michael Wicherek, says: “We pride ourselves on the strong relationships we have developed with schools and local authorities across the country. Maintaining these [...]
Box Clever continues its relationship with Oxford High by returning to the school in October 2014 to develop the company’s new production of A Christmas Carol.
In 2013 Box Clever created their highly successful theatre production of Romeo & Juliet in partnership with Oxford High. During the residency, students from the school were given access [...]
The Urban Mischief Project enters its final stage with the performance of a new play written in collaboration with young people from seven secondary schools across the South East of England and London.
Urban Mischief charts the life of Kai, a 16-year-old, who is beginning to realise that life is getting more serious. The young [...]
As we approach the end of the first phase of the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation funded tour of Lincolnshire schools in 2014, we are delighted to report a very successful tour. The performances of Introduction to Shakespeare and Macbeth were watched by a total of 3429 students across secondary schools in the area.
The evaluation report [...]