Hi all. After a wonderful year long journey Trellick Tales has officially come to end. Its been a truly fascinating year packed with exciting workshops, performances and the BBC following our journey. We’d like to express our gratitude to all the young people, parents, residents, volunteers and staff who participated in the project and helped make… Read More Farewell to Trellick Tales
Mate says… What I really enjoyed as part of Trellick Tales was that the people I was working with are really friendly and supportive. The work we did was really interesting and each week I have learnt something new about Trellick Tower, it’s surroundings, the era, the residents etc. Trellick Tower is a quite spectacular… Read More A few thoughts from Mate and Stella
‘A few words about what Trellick Tower means to me’ by one of our young participants; Chris Brown. Trellick has provided me with the opportunity to connect with an area in London in a way I never imagined I could. Through the process of collecting stories from resident’s past and being given the opportunity to… Read More A few words about what Trellick Tower means to me…
We have now reached the end of block one of Trellick Tales which culminated in a short promenade performance in which the young people lead audience around the tower while they listened to recorded interviews with some of the residents. The BBC have been following this journey, collecting footage for a documentary to be part… Read More Trellick Tales hits the small screen!
The participants of SPID’s latest project, Trellik Tales have proven to be a passionate and exciting group of young people with a growing curiosity for drama and the history of the Tower. Exploring Trellik and its surroundings have brought some interesting views to the sessions which have been fascinating to discuss. Some of the young… Read More Hello from one of the Workshop Assistants
Hello! We’ve had an exciting trip to the South Bank Centre today with the 20th Century Society, one of our partners on this project. They shared some of their fascinating insight into the history of Trellick Tower. We’ve got a great team of young people on board and we think they’re going to produce some… Read More Leah and Nile say hello
Hello! here is a post by our marketing intern Isabella updating you on what we have been working on and letting you know a little bit more about the project, enjoy! Trellick Tower garnered a questionable reputation upon its establishment back in the 70s being labelled the Tower of Terror by the press. The block… Read More Trellick Tales: What’s It All About
Hello! And welcome to SPID Theatre’s first blog post for our brand new project, Trellick Tales. We are standing right at the beginning, with an exciting year spanning out in front of us. We will be delving into the fascinating social and architectural history of the iconic Trellick Tower in South West London. Today the project… Read More It Begins!