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 - 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

The Rain That Washes is Back!

We are delighted to bring back The Rain That Washes for two nights only on Thursday 31 May & Friday 1 June.Read more

Go Team Chickenshed!

On 22 April, 35 incredible supporters ran The London Marathon to enable Chickenshed to continue to reach out to those who need our help the most.Read more

Energy, Empowerment and Wonder at ITV Studios

On Tuesday 17 April our staff, students and members of our Children’s and Youth Theatres brought more than a little bit of magic to ITV Studios.Read more

Over 100 Hours of Volunteering

Every year Chickenshed volunteers generously give thousands of hours to support the work of Chickenshed in many different roles, projects and activities. This amazing collective effort gives Chickenshed an invaluable, precious resource it could not otherwise afford.Read more

Announcing our Summer Season 2018

We are delighted announce our jam-packed Summer 2018 line-up - and with lots of different shows, events and workshops to enjoy and experience!Read more

Music Makes the World go Round

Our brand new, Offie-Nominated musical, Don't Stop Thinking About Tomorrow finishes this week, so Dave Carey, Senior Creative Producer for Music has written a piece about the musical process and those who have contributed to it which underpins the show's fantastic success.Read more

Less Than Six Weeks Until Marathon Day!

As 22 April looms we checked in with Jess, one of our amazing London Marathon runners, to see how she’s finding the process.Read more

Chickenshed BA students perform at the Lyric

Chickenshed's BA students have spent the past few months devising three productions that each address important social issues. They are putting on these shows in community/arts venues including The Lyric Hammersmith and schools across London and beyond, raising awareness about the subject matters, and encouraging people to think differently.Read more