Bones preview and Edinburgh Festival

Here at Fifth Word HQ, we’re busy preparing for the Edinburgh Fringe. We’re taking a very exciting show called Bones. It’s by new writer Jane Upton who playwriting legend Mark Ravenhill has described as ‘a name to look out for’ an…

Bones Trailer

Tom Walsh has done a grand job on editing our trailer for Bones by Jane Upton. Check it out on you tube and let us know what you think! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p0QZTEjcRmg

An Interview With Darren Daly.

Gosh now the dark nights are setting in, it leaves us wanting to snuggle up with a brew and a book to read. Incase you have no book I have managed to interview Mr Darren Daly , Director of ‘Everybody Look At Me’. How lon…

What have we been up to since EXPOSURE?

The last few months have been really hectic here at FifthWord with EXPOSURE being a major project. We have now filled in all the evaluations of EXPOSURE for the Arts Council, Awards for all and Derby City Council so we…

The final shows.

Everybody Look At Me and BONES were a great success, filling the guild hall on production nights. BONES was indeed a shocking piece of theatre and responses were well received with audience member commenting on its…

An interview with BONES writer Jane Upton.

I managed to interview the talented Jane Upton for an interview…;Here it is…; Date & place of birth? Nottingham, 27.09.1980 How did you get into writing? I’ve always loved it. I used to write poems when I was littl…

Technical times for EVERYBODY LOOK AT ME…;

Today we have been tech rehearsing both shows for EXPOSURE. Spirits are still high and everybody is working really hard to ensure this is a show to remember. Our installation from EMPTY SHOP has now been moved in the…

Access All Areas in conjunction with EXPOSURE

If you are between 14-19 don’t miss out on our participatory workshops running along side Exposure, its FREE! The workshops will take place on September 17th 3.30-5pm @ QUAD Saturday 18th 10-11.30am & 12-1.30pm @ G…

Glimpses of ‘Everybody Look At Me’ Rehearsal

‘Everybody Look At Me’ rehearsals are going very well and huge break throughs have been made. Darren directs with integrity and works well collaborating with the writer Paul Buie. Great changes were made during script dev…

A peep into production.

After a long and constructive production meeting progress is being made at full steam ahead, so we would like to welcome you all aboard with us. At Fifth Word we want to invite you to share the magic with us and step…