Offie Nomination for Snow White!

Our 2019 Christmas Show, Snow White, has been nominated for an Offie! Read more

Youth Voice Creating Youth Inclusion

Exciting news about a new grant received from the Mayor of London's Young Londoners Fund. Read more

Jump into our Spring 2020 Programme!

We are thrilled to announce our Spring 2020 programme! We have so many different shows, events, workshops and classes for people of all ages that you won’t need to go anywhere else but Chickenshed this spring! Read more

On Yer Bike!

To celebrate our 45th birthday, 33 of our supporters are taking on the ultimate challenge and cycling from Bath to Chickenshed on Bromptons to raise funds for our life-changing work. Read more

A Very Stinky Summer

Last week a Chickenshed company of 14 finished the last few performances of a six-week tour, which ended in the beautiful Ffwrnes Theatre in Llanelli, Wales. Our fantastic company has travelled far and wide this summer. The tour is an important landmark for our Theatre and Performance work in many ways, but it has been great to see our work introduced to new audiences throughout the country who have never have had the opportunity to actually see our inclusive work in action. Read more

Smells Like Teen Spirit!

It smells like teen spirit! Feel the Love lands again at Chickenshed this week with a cast of over 200 young people exploring what it is to love and be loved. It has been three years since Feel the Love was first performed, and since then, these themes have been revisited and refreshed by a Youth Theatre with a voice that’s louder than ever before with many contributors returning to the Young Company fold to support and develop new members and new voices. Rufus Walkden talks to us about retu Read more

Snow White Writers Room

Our Artistic Director Lou Stein is currently working with a small group of students and Young Company members to develop a new adaptation of Snow White. The sessions have been creative, imaginative and inspiring. Every fortnight, on a Thursday afternoon, ideas for themes, story and characters are being explored. Read more