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Welcome to Forest Forge Theatre Company
Forest Forge is one of the UK’s leading small-scale touring theatre companies. It specialises in creating professional performances and Creative Learning projects that share people’s stories and experiences, with the ongoing aim of inspiring, engaging and transforming communities. The company is particularly interested in new writing.
Forest Forge is committed to making theatre accessible by touring work directly into people’s communities, to a variety of venues and working with a range of people through bespoke projects and workshops.
Forest Forge makes theatre performances and workshops that sometimes challenge and are sometimes unexpected, but always inspiring.
The company is based in Ringwood on the edge of the New Forest and has been touring work for over 30 years.
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New beginnings, first drafts and in praise of rural touring
Kaite O'Reilly shares her thoughts on new beginnings, first drafts and in praise of rural touring.Read More...
Become a Forest Forge Ambassador
Forest Forge are welcoming young and old to be a hands on part of the Spring 2014 tour.
We are exciting to be looking for volunteer ambassadors who will experience the glamour of touring first hand while helping the company. We are looking for enthusiastic people to come out on the Battle Lines tour with us and be part of the Forest Forge family.
Ambassadors will work front of house and help us to reach new audiences, by welcoming audience members, carrying out audience research, supporting our community events and generally be part of our public-facing activities as we make and tour new plays over the next three years.
If you would like to get involved then there is more information on our website:
Deadline for applications is the 28 January.
First review for Anne of Green Gables
Anne of Green Gables has started its tour and already received a great review from The Stage.Read More...
The Director's Blog
It is Tuesday and we are about to do our final dress rehearsals of all 3 pieces. This will be the first time the actors also experience running the shows back to back and how much stamina they are going to need! I think for the audiences they will have a very different experience of the work depending on how many and in which order they see the shows- which in itself is interesting and I hope we get feedback which illuminates that process for us.Read More...