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"First of all, bravo, wonderful show. What beautiful images you manage to bring to life and an interesting take on the book. On a very personal note, I was very touched because I am Jean Moh's granson and it is very beautiful to a a theatre adaptaion of their work and friendship. All the luck, thank you for the show" Leo Mohr

"Excellent encapsulation of the book and lives - inventive, imaginative presentation - overall very moving, reading the text of what it could be like as a GP" E A Baily

"So powerful - brilliant - so moving" anonymous

"Simply brilliant!" James Hemsly

"Thoughtful and considered, interesting techniques with sound, silence, props and imagery. A book I love as a new GP and a worthy tribute to the fascinating relationship between subject and artist and doctor and patient. Thank you" Hannah Pedley

"Food for thought! Powerful. Realistic. Very well done. Might need the book now. Excellent performing!" Chris Weatherhead

"Wonderful performances and staging. Bravo!" Emma Sutherland

"Powerful narrative" anonymous

"Very moving" anonymous

"Excellent performance by both. A reflective insight. I will be buying the book as a current practising healthcare worker" Sue Rerene

"I knew the book, but this performance will take me back to it. I loved it. It makes me think about the changing face of medicine and all that is timeless about it too. Thank you" anonymous

"Excellent verbatim piece. The NHS of old - a goal for the future. Held the audiences attention right through. Well done and all the best of the rest of the Fringe" Tanna Jamalamadake

"Lovely! Very thought provoking, lovely blend of music and images. Thank you" anonymous

"I read the first edition as a young GP - the production captured the highs and lows of being a GP and the cost to the family and the person themselves" Stewart Baily

"Wonderfully creative and professionally done. A journey of John's life emotionally and factually told" Elaine and Dave Bradley


New Perspectives is an East Midlands' based touring theatre company, specialising in bringing new work to rural and community audiences. Through an annual programme of original adaptations, rare revivals and new writing, we aim to bring live theatre that is diverse, affordable and accessible into the heart of wide-ranging communities, as well as to regional, national and international venues.  
Our productions are testament to the fact that rural theatre is as relevant, challenging and vital as theatre made for any other environment. Our participatory projects, career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts makes tangible difference to people where they live.

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THE SPIRIT trilogy online
as part of BAC Going Digital
from 9 June 2020

SHHH...AKESPEARE online workshop
Macbeth retold

Stage premiere based on the book by Janet Frame

Quirky international bestseller



Industry-wide we are facing a devastating impact from Coronavirus. If you have enjoyed our work and value our commitment to engaging with audiences and artists with limited access to live theatre please consider a donation to support our work over this challenging period. DONATE
We collected minute-long stories about your favourite Notts as part of the Nottstopping Festival Find out more
We welcome the next cohort of New Associates taking part in a year-long professional development programme Find out more

Dame Rosemary Squire becomes patron  Find out more