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Writer : a collective of Boston voices
Director : Jayne Williams

Our Boston Stories journey continued in May/June 2018...Over the past 6 weeks we bathered stories, drawings, raps, songs, poems and artistic creations, visiting local schools and involving local groups - encouraging everyone living in and nearby the town to share what Boston means to them!

A sharing took place at Blackfriars Arts Centre on Sunday 24 June to discover what young Bostonians have to say, as they take to the stage at a fun arts event for all the family. The evening continued with a performance of A Fortunate Man.

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Seeking out, capturing, documenting and sharing stories from the heart of the community

In June 2017, 18 guests were invited to share a communal Goan meal in the heart of Boston. A mosaic of cultures, backgrounds, ethnicities and political ideologies came together as we began a journey to reveal what makes a Bostonian today.
In a collaboration with award winning theatre and film Director/Producer/Writer Alan Lyddiard, New Perspectives' ambitious new creative project sets out to be all embracing, growing from an intimate meal to a large-scale live performance in November 2019.

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New Perspectives is an East Midlands based national touring theatre company, with a specialty in creating a diverse range of performances for rural audiences. We make ambitious and original theatre, focusing on new writing, adaptations and revivals, which we present in community settings and venues nationally and internationally. We provide career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and manage the rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts . 

Whether you’re a theatre lover, rural champion, or believe in widespread access to the arts then please help us make our work. Like every actor on stage, or each word on the page, every donor plays a vital role, your support can make a real difference... Find out more

 New Perspectives is a registered charity no. 1058309 


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