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 [...]

By | April 4th, 2018|Categories: Artist Developement|

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 [...]

By | January 29th, 2018|Categories: News, Review, Touring|

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 [...]

By | January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Touring|

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 [...]

By | January 3rd, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorised|

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. [...]


What people don't realise is the wealth of activity that happens every week at our theatre in Ringwood. Up to 145 young people between the ages of 6 and 21 access weekly workshops as part of [...]

UPBEAT blog by Deborah Gearing

UPBEAT was the last show of our 3 year Connections project funded by the Strategic touring programme from the Arts Council. A buoyant poetic play set against the backdrop of the heritage waterways of Wessex which toured [...]

Scrap – Shoot First Theatre

‘Scrap’ is a show that was first created during my third year of study at East 15 Acting School on their Contemporary Theatre Course.  After seeing Robbie work magic with just a few bin bags [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|


And we've landed! After two weeks of rehearsing in different spaces (so much gratitude for the support we've had!) we've settled into Forest Forge for show week! We're thankful and excited for the opportunity to [...]

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: |

It’s storytelling week …

It’s National Storytelling Week this week, are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin... Storytelling has been a deep rooted part of our culture since the beginning of time. A story can be told in many [...]