The focus of the work is directing new writing for young people. Established in 1990 the group began collaboration with the National Theatre's Connections Programme in 1996. The group also participates in the Wandsworth Arts Festival.
The youth theatre is run by Samantha Giblin who produces the shows. Plays are directed by professional actor Nicola Sanderson.
Earlsfield School, Tranmere Road, Wandsworth, London SW18 3QQ
NATIONAL THEATRE CONNECTIONS
2012 - The Prince of Denmark - Tara Arts and Kingston Theatre
2009 Success by Nick Drake - Tara Studio & Hampstead Theatre
2008 ‘Fugee’ BY Abi Morgan - Earlsfield School & Hampstead Theatre
2007 ‘Ruckus in the Garden’ by David Farr - Earlsfield School & Lyric Hammersmith
2006 ‘The Shoemaker’s Incredible Wife’ by F G Lorca, translated by Lucinda Coxon - Earlsfield School, SW18 and Albany Stage
2005 ‘Just’ by Ali Smith - Earlsfield School, SW18
2003 ‘Dust’ by Sarah Daniels - Wandle School and Albany Stage, Deptford
2002 ‘The Exam’ by Andy Hamilton. - Wandle School and the Albany Stage, Deptford.
1999 ‘Taking Breath’ by Sarah Daniels - Open Door Community Centre and Young Vic
1997 'Sparkleshark' by Philip Ridley - Open Door Community Centre
WANDSWORTH ART FESTIVAL
2014 - Frenemies - ALRA by Nicola Sanderson
2011 'Queen Bee' - Tara Studio by Nicola Sanderson
2009 ‘Grimms’ - Tara Studio
2007 ‘School Play’ by Nicola Sanderson.
2006 ‘The Witches’ by Roald Dahl adapted by David Wood - BAC
2005 ‘Animal Farm’ adapted by Peter Hall - BAC
2004. ‘The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13¾’ by Sue Townsend - BAC
2003 ‘Dreams of Anne Frank’ by Bernard Kops. - BAC.
‘A Christmas Carol’ by David Holman. 2001
2000 ‘Peter Pan’ by J M Barrie, Adapted by Trevor Nunn & John Caird.
1999 ‘Daisy Pulls It Off’ by Denise Deegan.
1998 ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by William Shakespeare.
1997 ‘One Way Street’ by Samantha Giblin & Nicola Sanderson - devised work by the cast .