Chickenshed on BBC Radio 4

Chickenshed was delighted to be approached by BBC Radio 4 in May this year asking if they could feature our theatre company on their hugely popular programme The Reunion. The Reunion is a fantastic radio series that reunites a group of people intimately involved in a moment of modern history. Chickenshed will be featured on the show on Sunday 2 September at 11.15 am on BBC Radio 4.Read more

Autumn is Coming!

The weather isn’t cooling off and neither are we! In fact things are just hotting up here at Chickenshed as we prepare for a spectacular Autumn Season!Read more

Poles Apart: An Adult Theatre Like No Other

Julie has been a member of Chickenshed's Adult Theatre at Kensington & Chelsea for over 6 years and is currently performing in Kensington and Chelsea's current Adult Theatre show Poles Apart. Have a little read of Julie's experience.Read more

The Lotus Lantern: Cultural Connections in China

Chickenshed are delighted to be working with the Bo Ai School in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, China on their upcoming production ‘The Lotus Lantern’.Read more

The creativity of collaboration

This summer Chickenshed's children and young people present a three-week long festival of brand new work. One of the festival's Young Producers, Eleanor Kettleton, gives us an insight into the inspiration and collaborative process involved in creating the event.Read more

One Year on from Grenfell

One year on from the tragedy at Grenfell Tower we continue to run weekly children's theatre workshops at Oxford Gardens, specifically targeting those directly affected by the fire and the community in the surrounding area.Read more

"An Award for All of Chickenshed"

We were incredibly proud of our BTEC Programme Manager, Belinda who was awarded the Keith Hutton Legacy Award for Theatre and Performing Arts 2018 back in April. Here’s what Belinda had to say about receiving the award.Read more

Volunteer's Week - Jillie's Story

This week is Volunteer’s Week. We could not continue to reach out to the people that need it the most without our volunteers and are so grateful to each and every one of them who give their time, energy and skills to change the lives of others. This week we asked some of our volunteers to share with us why it is that they support us, and what they enjoy about it. This is Jillie's story.Read more

Volunteer's Week - Emili's Story

This week is Volunteer’s Week. We could not continue to reach out to the people that need it the most without our volunteers and are so grateful to each and every one of them who give their time, energy and skills to change the lives of others. This week we asked some of our volunteers to share with us why it is that they support us, and what they enjoy about it. This is Emili's story.Read more

Volunteer's Week - Jamie's Story

This week is Volunteer’s Week. We could not continue to reach out to the people that need it the most without our volunteers and are so grateful to each and every one of them who give their time, energy and skills to change the lives of others. This week we asked some of our volunteers to share with us why it is that they support us, and what they enjoy about it. This is Jamie's story.Read more

Volunteer's Week - Yvonne's Story

This week is Volunteer’s Week. We asked some of our Volunteer’s to share with us why it is that they volunteer and what they enjoy about it. This is Yvonne’s story.Read more