Box Clever visited The Sunday Times Festival of Education last week, at Wellington College, Berkshire.
At the event, musician OneNess Sankara performed excerpts from The Hate Play, our performance which addresses the reality of bullying and specifically hate crime. This was followed by a discussion with Box Clever’s Artistic Director Michael Wicherek, and students […]
Our new production of Car Story has received top reviews from teachers on a recent tour to the London Borough of Bexley.
The Council commissioned Box Clever Theatre to tour throughout the area with their road safety and walking to school play and workshop, Car Story.
The new production, directed by Kitty Winter, is clearly […]
Box Clever’s new performance for primary school children has been widely praised by teachers on its recent tour to Tower Hamlets primary schools.
Mark and the Marked uses vibrant physical and visual performance techniques to draw the children in the audience into the heart of a typical bullying scenario. A carefully structured workshop discussion allows […]
Box Clever has been commissioned by the The Royal Opera House to work with children from five primary schools in Thurrock, Essex.
Box Clever will tour to the schools with Michael Wicherek’s Mark and the Marked, a vibrant, physical and visual performance that helps raise awareness of the negative effects of bullying amongst children.
Our innovative new performance of The Passenger went on its first tour to Sussex in November. We made a short promo at Longhill School in Brighton, which our lovely film team having finished polishing.
In February 2015, the company visited Hugh Christie Technology College in Tonbridge to present a series of workshops on Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.
As many students struggle to understand the language of Shakespeare, responding to requests for bespoke workshops is normal for the company. At Hugh Christie, the students had just started to study […]
Box Clever Theatre has long been established as a company that is innovative in its interpretation and presentation of issues that affect young people.
In a recent workshop at The Archer Academy in North London, the company led three, hour-long workshops exploring body image. Working with Year 8 students, a team of three actors from […]
Kitty Winter will be working with Box Clever Theatre on the re-development of Feet First and Car Story, our innovative Road Plays for Primary School children.
Following her training at Laban, Kitty has worked with prestigious children’s theatre companies across the UK including Mercury Theatre, Kali Theatre, Theatre Hullabaloo and Wriggle Dance Theatre. Her specialism […]
A new Box Clever director has been engaged to bring Mark & the Marked back to life for 2015. Kimberley Sykes joins the company after working with the RSC and the World Shakespeare Festival, and will direct our anti-bullying play.
Kimberley has also worked with Pascal Theatre Company on a New York run of The […]
It is spring again and time for the new Shakespeare tour. The tour got underway at Drill Hall in Lincolnshire on 19 January with a premiere of the new version of Romeo & Juliet, reworked for 2015.
The production has a completely new cast, featuring Evie Tyler as Juliet, Corey Stuckey as Romeo and […]