A Cork for Platform

Taking cues from the building's previous life as a cork warehouse, we've invited artists to come build new 'corks' to fit, fill and complete the building in some way. Here are some of the artists who've contributed to the project so far: Hannah Clarkson Hannah has been creating new works ... read more

Getting to know 'Theatre with Legs'

We make work that is devised, experimental, feminist, a little bit dyslexic and always inherently live. You’ll probs find us moving vigorously upstairs in the rehearsal room at Platform or chatting over some image board whilst devising our newest work (that more often than not involves lots of stage gl... read more

A Gardening Machine

After working with Brainchild for the past two years I was delighted to be invited to design an artwork for the courtyard of Platform. The Brainchild Team are always so supportive so I was excited to see what would come of this project. A site visit was set up with ... read more

Pollinate - Week 4

Week 4 30th Jan - 5th Feb Our final week! It's gone so fast. Monday and Tuesday were Lily's final days of rehearsal before going into the Vaults for the show! Whooo hooo! So brilliant to get to see all of the technical elements come together. On Wednesday we had our ... read more

Pollinate - Week 3

Week 3 23rd - 29th Jan This week Anna was in rehearsals for Go Between at the Young Vic and Matthew was bringing his show Dancing Bear, Dancing Bear to Camden People's Theatre so the space was free for Lily to use all week for A Colder Water Than Here rehearsals, ... read more

Pollinate - Week 2

Week 2 16th - 22nd Jan A bit of a quieter week this week due to Matthew being on tour, Tinu busy with her many other jobs, Lily rehearsing in a space in Clapham and me doing a play at the Young Vic. January is suppose to be a quiet month! ... read more

Pollinate - Week 1

Week 1 9th-15th Jan We moved in! We being Anna Girvan, Lily McLeish, Matthew Evans and Tinuke Craig. We are all theatre makers/directors and have been looking for a space to play in for some time and the wonderful people in Brainchild and Illuminate at Platform welcomed us in ... read more