Why our newest class ‘GAME’ is perfect for YOU!

Why our newest class 'GAME' is perfect for YOU! At the end of 2018 we introduced a new class to our line-up at Forest Forge Theatre. This one was a little different to our usual sessions. It's not about theatre or drama, it's for over 21's, you can drop in and out as you wish, [...]

By | February 8th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Jo Billingham Directs New Play – Have You Heard About Guy?

Jo Billingham Directs New Play - Have You Heard About Guy? Forest Forge Theatre's Education and Participation Officer, Jo Billingham, has been putting her many talents into practice by Directing a new play 'Have You Heard About Guy?' by One-Eared Dog Productions. Using the wonderful theatre space at Forest Forge Theatre, Jo and cast members Carli Fish and [...]

By | January 21st, 2019|Artist Developement, News|0 Comments

Actor Inaam Barwani tells us what it’s like being part of Hidden

Forest Forge Theatre's production of Hidden is currently touring the south, to schools for performances and workshops, and theatre venues for public performances. Young actor Inaam Barwani plays the role of Samir. The 19 year old from North London trained with the Pauline Quirke Academy and The Identity School of Acting. We caught up with [...]

By | October 12th, 2018|News, Touring|0 Comments

Director Stuart Mullins talks about new play, Hidden.

Forest Forge Theatre are mid-production of new play Hidden, which will be touring to schools and various other venues at the end of September through to November (you can see it at Forest Forge on the 21st and 22nd September!). Hidden is the story of two cultures colliding and forming an unlikely alliance to challenge hatred and [...]

By | September 10th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Designer David Haworth talks about the design for new play Hidden

Design Process for Hidden: Designer David Haworth talks about the process of, and the inspirations behind, the design for the stage production of ‘Hidden’. “When I am designing a new show I look for inspiration, of course, from the script itself but also from the world we live in and from fine art. In the [...]

By | August 29th, 2018|News, Touring|0 Comments

From page to stage, Arts Council funding brings Axe to life!

Thanks to funding from Arts Council England, Forest Forge Theatre Company in Ringwood was able to support writer John Yates in producing a research and development project (R&D) for his new play ‘Axe’. Research and development performances like this allow for part of the play to be produced and performed in front of an audience [...]

By | April 4th, 2018|Artist Developement|0 Comments

The Travelling Players Wrap Up Another Successful Tour!

The Travelling Players are a storytelling collaboration between Forest Forge Theatre Company and BumbleFly Theatre. The storytellers travel to local communities throughout December and January, bringing theatre to your doorstep! Previous shows have including 'Hansel and Gretel' and 'The Elves and the Shoemaker', and for 2017-18 the team bought 'The Frog Prince' to life on [...]

By | January 29th, 2018|News, Review, Touring|0 Comments

The Sagas Of Noggin The Nog Tour Dates

Having rehearsed the show and started their tour at Forest Forge Theatre, childhood favourite Noggin The Nog heads off on it's national tour until April 2018. Using a mixture of live actors and puppets, Third Party have based the show on the stories told by Oliver Postgate and Peter Firmin. See The Sagas of Noggin [...]

By | January 22nd, 2018|Touring|0 Comments

2017 Round Up From Forest Forge Theatre Company

Forest Forge Theatre and has been producing theatre and arts projects for the local communities for over 35 years. We aim to engage, inspire and transform communities with our work as well as to entertain and educate. Here is a selection of our work from 2017! Forest Forge Youth Theatre What people don’t realise is the wealth [...]

By | January 3rd, 2018|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

And they say never work with animals…

Blog by Anna Harriott Artistic Director of Tall Tree Theatre, associate artist at Forest Forge Theatre. As part of the New Forest Arts Festival 2017 we performed Shackleton at Forest Forge a couple of weeks back. It was one of many events, shows and workshops going on and it was lovely to be back in the [...]

By | July 11th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments