Welcome to our new Leader of Learning.

Suzanne Parke (MAVS: RCSSD, PG cert Acting: Drama Studio London, BA Theatre Arts: Antioch College) is a teacher, performer and coach with more than twenty-five years’ experience in the world of voice, speech, performance and drama training.

Marketing Officer Opportunity

Peer Productions are looking for a first class communicator who has a passion for providing creative opportunities for talented young actors from a wide range of backgrounds.

Wow…Where to begin?

Wow… where to begin?

These first two weeks of induction at Peer Productions have been nothing short of inspiring. This is not only down to the amazing cohort of young actors we have this year and the bond we have created in such a small space of time, but the support from the industry professionals leading our course which is stunning.  

Annual Report 2018

As another year draws to a close, we are delighted to share with you last year’s annual report which is a testament to the hard work and determination of staff, trustees and our young artists. Click on the image below to find out more.

Playing A/Part

Peer Productions’ Artistic Director Nina Lemon has started work on an exciting new collaborative project working with academics and practitioners from Kent and Surrey universities to explore creativity in Autistic girls. “I was first approached by Dr. Nicola Shaughnessy from Kent University almost two years ago regarding her development of an Arts and Humanities Research […]

Playing LGBT+

As our team prepare to revive our sex education play Losing It for the International Youth Arts Festival we talked to two of Peer Productions’ 2017/18 cohort of actors have been reflecting on their roles in Losing It: a play about coming together and falling apart. Here they discuss the representation of LGBTQ+ characters, both in Losing […]

Love, Beauty, Attraction

Tomorrow our Artistic Director Nina will continue the research and development phase for her new play (working title LBA – Love, Beauty, Attraction) which has been commissioned for an urban, Indian youth audience. She will be joined for the next phase of the project by a diverse team of talented, professional, young actors. Peer Productions alumna […]

International Women’s Day: Our Artistic Director talks about Generation Girls

On International Women’s Day 2018, I wanted to write something about our Generation Girls programme, which is one of the Peer Productions projects of which I am most proud. It’s the participatory project which has personally moved me the most. It is a programme from which I have learned a great deal. The premise is […]

India

Peer Productions’ Artistic Director Nina Lemon has been commissioned to develop a new play exploring gender, sexuality and consent for an urban Indian audience. Her research led her to Mumbai where she met with Indian creatives, campaigners, charity workers, teachers and young people to discuss the issues that matter most to them. Working in partnership with […]