Podcasts
Oh hey there!

We’ll be popping some podcasts here in the near future!

In the meantime have a little looksy around the rest of the site while you’re here. Thanks for stopping by.

Sibylle Peters Ep:05

The fifth episode in a series of Podcasts where James Baker of Bootworks Theatre speaks with a number of children’s performance makers and producers about their work.

In this episode James chats with researcher and performance artist Sibylle Peters about time (and children’s relationship with it), playing vs reality, listening to children as equals, zombies, children as members of the public, live-art, children’s understanding of diversity, and destruction.

Links to things discussed include:
Playing Up Live Art: http://www.thisisliveart.co.uk/projects/playing-up-live-art-for-kids-adults/

Kaputt: The Academy of Destruction: http://www.thisisliveart.co.uk/projects/kaputt-the-transgenerational-academy-of-destruction/

The Fundus Theater: http://www.fundus-theater.de/

Music by Dougie Evans: www.dougieevans.com.


Andy Field Ep:04

The fourth episode in a series of Podcasts where James Baker of Bootworks Theatre speaks with a number of children’s performance makers and producers about their work.

In this episode James chats with renowned artist, writer and curator Andy Field whose work LookOut invites audiences to imagine a future alongside a child – whilst gazing out upon a rooftop cityscape.

We discuss the skill involved in chatting to kids, the future of the theatre phenomenon that is Forest Fringe and reminisce about a time that James climbed a ladder for an extremely long time in the name of art.

Music by Dougie Evans: www.dougieevans.com.


Tony Reekie EP: 03

The third episode in a series of Podcasts where James Baker of Bootworks Theatre speaks with a number of children’s performance makers and producers about their work.

In this episode James chats with Independent Producer Tony Reekie about ‘how nobody gives a shit about children’s theatre’, ‘why they’re better at making it on the continent’ and how ‘bloody hard it is to be an Independent Producer’.

Music by Dougie Evans: www.dougieevans.com.


Fevered Sleep EP: 02

The second episode in a series of Podcasts where James Baker of Bootworks Theatre speaks with a number of children’s performance makers about their practice.

In this episode James chats with David Harradine & Sam Butler of Fevered Sleep about their work on Men & Girls Dance; a project which brings together two very different groups of performers: adult, male professional contemporary dancers, and girls who dance for fun.

Music by Dougie Evans:
www.dougieevans.com


Eilidh MacAskill EP: 01

The first in a series of Podcasts where Co-Artistic Director of Bootworks, James Baker speaks with a number of Children’s Performance makers about their practice.

In this episode James chats with Eilidh Macaskill of Fish and Game about her work on Gendersaurus Rex; a project where Eilidh explores the ideas of identity and gender in Children’s Performance.

Intro and outro music composed by Dougie Evans: www.dougieevans.com