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  • News & Blog

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    Well hello,
    Fancy seeing you here!
    You want to know more about us? Our artists and what's going on at CPT? You've landed in the right place.

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    Posted: 26-07-2022 Tag: Jobs

    Vacancy: Duty Technician

    Could you be CPT's new Duty Technician?

    Posted: 26-07-2022 Tag: Jobs

    Vacancy: Technical Manager

    Could you be CPT's next Technical Manager?

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    Posted: 18-07-2022 Tag: news

    Announcing our Autumn Season

    With a new season of hot theatre now launching, Brian Logan (our Artistic Director) shares his thoughts on what to look out for at CPT this Autumn.

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    Posted: 11-07-2022 Tag: Jobs

    Vacancy: Community Engagement Manager

    Could you be CPT's next Community Engagement Manager? 

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    Posted: 06-07-2022 Tag: news

    Nicola Clements: A Year At CPT

    "In June 2021, Executive Director Kaya Stanley Money took maternity leave and we agreed that whilst she had a baby, I would have a building."

    Nicola Clements, Executive Director of CPT June 2021 - June 2022, reflects on her time in the CPT team.

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    Posted: 05-07-2022 Tag: news

    Top Tips for Fundraising

    Fundraising can be hard, especially with the increased competition we’re seeing for funds right now - but there are also some simple things you can do to help resource yourself.

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    Posted: 26-06-2022 Tag: Community Callouts

    Digital Theatre Workshops for Schools

    'Digital Theatre Making' invites participants to experiment with devising and creating performative digital theatre using mobile phones supplied by CPT. It is led by theatre-maker, actor, and creative facilitator Simone French from the theatre company TomYumSim. 

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    Posted: 16-06-2022 Tag: Community Callouts

    Tolmer's Square Community Event & Photo Competition

    The time has come for another FREE-to-attend, family-friendly community celebration in the heart of Tolmer’s Square!

    Sun 10 July 3.30 - 6.30pm @ Tolmer's Square, Camden NW1

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    Posted: 16-06-2022 Tag: Community Callouts

    Queens Crescent Variety Spectacular

    Following on from the success of our first outdoor live art event on Ashdown Crescent, Camden, we have been invited back to host another FREE-to-attend, family friend variety spectacular.

    Sat 13 August 2.30 - 4.30pm @ Ashdown Crescent Camden

    Posted: 16-06-2022 Tag: Artist Callouts

    New Programmers Call-Out

    Are you an aspiring Artistic Director or Programmer? Apply now to CPT's very first New Programmers Scheme! 

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    Posted: 16-06-2022 Tag: Community Callouts

    Free Oral History Training Workshops

    Star Creative Heritage is recruiting now for a project volunteer team aged 18+ who will receive free training to assist them in recording oral histories and conducting archival research at the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library.

    Thurs 7, 14, 21, 28 Jul 6 - 9pm @ Camden People's Theatre

    Posted: 13-05-2022 Tag: news

    Meet our Seed Commission Artists 2022

    CPT announces Seed Commissioned Artists for 2022

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    Posted: 13-05-2022 Tag: Artist Callouts

    Outside the Box 2022 Call Out

    Applications for this call out have now closed.

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    Posted: 13-05-2022 Tag: Artist Callouts

    Camden NoW! Call-Out 2022

    Applications for this call out have now closed.

    Posted: 13-04-2022 Tag: news

    Figs in Wigs on launching Calm Down Dear 2022

    "We are so excited and no, we won't calm down about it!" 

    Posted: 28-03-2022 Tag: artist blogs

    Interview with Tess Seddon on Say Yes to Tess

    Creator of Say Yes to Tess, Tess Seddon, shares with us her experience of running for parliament and creating a musical about it. Catch it at CPT from Thursday 24 March – Saturday 16 April 2022 

    Posted: 22-03-2022 Tag: news

    Interview with Birkbeck on its latest collaboration with CPT

    This week we talked to the Director of the MA Text and Performance at Birkbeck University, Fintan Walsh, about what the degree offers and how CPT is involved.

    Posted: 11-03-2022 Tag: artist blogs

    Playing Latinx: Notes from Directors Mariana Aristizabal Pardo & Malena Arcucci

    In this blog post, Mariana Aristizabal Pardo and Malena Arcucci from Marianamalena Theatre Co. gives us a sneak peek into the devising process for Playing Latinx (coming to CPT on Tue 29 Mar - Sat 2 Apr). Click here to book.

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    Posted: 28-02-2022 Tag: news

    Brian Logan On Why We Love A Sprint Festival

    We love a Sprint festival, right? But never before have we done two in six months.

    Posted: 18-02-2022 Tag: news

    Meet Our Newest Team Members!

    We are thrilled to introduce our newest team members: Nisha Oza (Artist Support Producer) and Adam Welsh (Artist in the Community)

    Posted: 18-02-2022 Tag: artist blogs

    Director Lakeisha Lynch-Stevens Reflects on the New Camden Youth Theatre Show

    Camden Youth Theatre Director, Lakeisha Lynch-Stevens, reflects on everything our youth theatre has been up to during the pandemic and what it's like to return with a live show after two years.

    Posted: 14-02-2022 Tag: news

    Camden People's Theatre and Birkbeck announce new collaboration

    From the autumn term this year, Birkbeck’s MA Text and Performance degree will be delivered in association with Camden People’s Theatre and guest artists.

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    Posted: 04-02-2022 Tag: news

    Spring Season Announcement: we are back with radical work and real-life stories

    Our Spring 2022 season includes VAULT Rehomed shows, Sprint Festival 2022, uplifting political musical headline, Tess Seddon's Say Yes to Tess, headlining the season, Calm Down, Dear call-out for submissions AND a shiny new website.

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    Posted: 29-12-2021 Tag: Community Callouts

    Camden People’s Theatre Steering Group

    Are you based in Camden? Want to have a voice in our programming? We want to hear from you!

    Posted: 30-11-2021 Tag: news

    Meet Our 2022 Starting Blocks Artists!

    JACK BOAL (he/him)
    Jack is a performer and theatre maker who laces clowning with interactive performance to investigate the...

    Posted: 30-11-2021 Tag: news

    Camden People’s Theatre awarded £261K Paul Hamlyn Foundation funding

    We are thrilled to announce that we have secured funding totalling £261,000 across three years from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s Arts Access and Participation Fund. Alongside this news, we also announce the six recipients of the Starting Blocks 2022 scheme and a callout for our 2022 seed commissions.

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    Posted: 16-11-2021 Tag: artist blogs

    Tom Ryalls on Creating Education, Education, Karaoke

    What has Tony Blair got to do with theatre? In this blog post, Starting Blocks artist Tom Ryalls breaks down the significance of Tony Blair’s “Education, Education, Education” speech and debunking the myth of social mobility in the UK.

    "Companies like us genuinely would not be making theatre if it was not for the ability of CPT and its team to identify artists who are worth taking a chance on."

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