The Youth Theatre Presents [BLANK]: The Process

Eleanor Kettleton, a former member of our Youth Theatre, has returned to Chickenshed after graduating last year from Royal Holloway. As part of the Young Creator Trainee Programme, she is heading up a youth-led steering committee made up of current Youth Theatre members as they develop a new piece of work as part of the National Theatre’s Connections Festival. Here's what she had to say about the process.Read more

ShedHelsinki Dreams

ShedHelsinki Dreams by Dave Carey, Senior Producer at Chickenshed.Read more

Chickenshed and Amnesty Imagine A Better World

Chickenshed is delighted to be appearing on Good Morning Britain on Thursday 21 December, performing carols and singing John Lennon's iconic song Imagine, joining with Amnesty to celebrate their new book inspiring future generations to imagine our world full of freedom, equality and kindness.Read more

Notes from a Youth Theatre Member

Alicia Barbe is a member of Chickenshed’s Youth Theatre, and as part of the Young Creator Trainee initiative, has been developing exciting youth-led content. Take a look at Alicia’s thoughts on the making of her brilliant Youth Theatre film.Read more

Dreams carry on after Grenfell

Chickenshed have launched a new project running theatre workshops for those living in the shadow of the Grenfell tower.Read more

Announcing our Spring Season 2018

We are thrilled to announce the line-up for our Spring Season, which promises to excite and inspire! This season we are tackling some very big themes - and in many different ways.Read more

The Space Between Us Project

In autumn 2017, our creative producer Rachel Yates started a new project at Chickenshed called The Space Between Us. The project was created to bring together a group of participants and collaborators all over the age of 50 with a group of young people to share and celebrate their differences, commonalities and all the space in between.Read more

Concrete in Harare

Blog by Dave Carey - Creative Producer at ChickenshedRead more

Chickenshed Featured in Hello! Magazine

We are delighted that Hello! Magazine have featured a beautiful article about our much loved Royal Patron, Diana Princess of Wales.Read more

Dreams of Freedom

On 26 June Chickenshed presented Dreams of Freedom - a powerful and inspirational celebration of children’s hopes for the future in a truly monumental performance at the iconic Royal Albert Hall.Read more

Volunteers Summer Celebration 2017

Over 60 Volunteers attended the Volunteers Summer Celebration on Monday, 3 July – a relaxed and informal social evening with Sangria, Strawberries & Cream and Will’s yummy chocolate brownies.Read more