Tribute to Tim Gebbels
Posted on: 17 Feb 2017
It is with enormous sadness that we mourn the tragic passing on 16 February 2017 of Tim Gebbels, our dear actor, trainer, consultant, artistic adventurer and consummate font of knowledge from Doctor Who to Guide Dogs.
Panto fun with Simply Smiley!
Posted on: 15 Dec 2016
We teamed up with our neighbours, pantomime company Simply Smiley, for a trip to their Jingle Jungle!
Recruiting New Board Members - Deadline Extended!
Posted on: 28 Nov 2016
Extant is recruiting for our Board of trustees. We have some exciting plans for the future and we urgently need to strengthen our Board to add new skills and new energy to the team of people who are currently ensuring that our charity is well-managed.
Audience Agency: The Results Are In
Posted on: 31 Oct 2016
The Audience Agency have delivered their report on audiences and participation for The Chairs tour and the results have provided us much food for thought!
October Participation Update
Posted on: 28 Oct 2016
The latest news on participation: past and upcoming projects, and a link to Extant's documentary Regional Hub Building (year 1) film.
‘Catching the Ghost’ - Guide Dogs Week 2016
Posted on: 27 Sep 2016
Extant have been commissioned by Guide Dogs UK to produce a special one-off performance for this year's Guide Dogs Week.
40th Anniversary Fundraiser for RP Fighting Blindness
Posted on: 27 Jul 2016
Get your tickets for a fundraising extravaganza celebrating 40 years of RP Fighting Blindness!
Participation: July update and new opportunities
Posted on: 18 Jul 2016
News on our Regional Hub workshops and courses, plus updates on Extant's developing relationships with other organisations in the Midlands and Manchester.
Success at the SMA’s!
Posted on: 4 Jul 2016
Congratulations to The Chairs technical team who were highly commended at the Stage Management Awards!
Regional Hub Building Programme: Manchester and Birmingham update
Posted on: 1 Mar 2016
Extant recently visited and delivered a full days training to staff at mac Birmingham and The Lowry Salford in February 2016.
Extant Physical Theatre Programme: Manchester
Posted on: 1 Mar 2016
Extant's first participation programme for young people in Manchester, hosted by The Lowry Salford, has officially begun.
Train the Trainer
Posted on: 26 Feb 2016
Earlier this month a group of visually impaired participants took part in Extant's professional development course: Train the Trainer.