This month Accidental starts rehearsing our new project, The Lost Martini. A new adventure for Accidental in our continued drive to explore new stories and different ways of telling them. With this new show we've aimed to create something special, that embraces lots of ideas and inspirations to make a multi-layered performance. In immersive theatre the central narrative story can get lost, overpowered by the exploration elements of the performance. We always want the story to be at the centre of our work, it grabs you and draws you into a new world. With The Lost Martini we've combined our new writing and story making skills with this exciting immersive theatre format to create a new experience for audiences...Read More
Next week sees the return of Fast & Loose, Accidental's transatlantically adopted 24 hour plays project. This will be the second year we're bringing it to the Lyric and the 7th year that Fast & Loose has been produced in Belfast. It originated with Sacred Fools Theater Company based in Los Angeles and Emily had it packed in her suitcase when she landed in the UK.
This month we're launching our brand new website, with it we're trying to bring together the different projects and strands of our work through a clean and simple design.
Please explore the site and let us know what you think of it, feel free to suggest improvements or report concerns, or simply tell us what you like about it. The site should give you a feel for what Accidental has gotten up to and even better, give you an idea for where the company is heading.Read More
This week saw our first official board meeting with our brand new board team. After months of provisional meetings examining the company structure, operations, documents and all the bureaucratic minutia that makes up and arts organisation these days, we have our board in place.Read More