On Art, Children and Schools

On Art, Children and Schools

For the last fifteen years Fevered Sleep has been exploring the rich seam of creativity that appears where professional artistic practice meets children and childhood – through a series of performance works made for young audiences; projects created in collaboration with children (most recently Men & Girls Dance); research projects like Future Play (which modelled new approaches to making and touring performance for children); and by building peer networks and events that have tried to activate the conversation about art, children, quality and ambition.  It’s been a massive part of our work over this decade and a half, and it’s… Read More

Grief Work

So here we are:  working on a new project about grief…

Image courtesy of Yorkshire Dance

On the Art of Keeping Moving

Some thoughts after taking part in Shape and Momentum: Making Art in Restless Times

On Grief

Some thoughts and reflections on grief, as we develop a new project.

New Worlds

New Worlds

Reflecting on the process of reimagining Men & Girls Dance for the unique setting of Tate Britain.