Andy’s Blog

Dear All Today I went to Day 3 of PIAW at the Nomad Theatre with Sam (client) and from Cambridge Road, Anna, Vince and Sonas. We met the rest of the cast there. We started with a warm up taken by Brandon and Andrea. Then we sang the opening ceremony song, and after...

Dear All Today was day 2 of the Play in a Week called ‘Openings’. We started with a Warm Up taken by Brandon, then a scene on Page 12 involving characters like soldiers, market traders, buskers, tourists, business ladies, joggers and a bus driver. Then we sang the song from the show ‘Open...

Dear All Today Monday I went to the first day of Play in a Week - or PIAW for short - at the Nomad Theatre, East Horsley, Surrey. I went to this event with Anna, Vince and Sonas from Cambridge Road in their vehicle. We were driven by staff member...

I thought I would  write to you to tell you all how much we all enjoyed the day in Guildford at the torch relay celebration on Friday. We were very lucky with the weather, and Anthony and Sonas’s dance went down really well. We even got invited...

Dear All Yesterday (Friday 20 July) I went to Stoke Park Guildford with Anna, Peter and Sonas from Cambridge Road - we were driven in their vehicle by staff member Gill. When we arrived we met fellow members including Terri,  Luke Tye and Anthony O’Sullivan and assistants Susan and...

Dear All Last night, Thursday July 12th, Stephen and I went to the Film and Dance Evening at Epsom College. We went with Freewheeler member Mark McRonald, plus Hemmet House user Kirsty and staff members David and Alison. We started by Stephen and I helping volunteer Ray...

Dear All Today in drama we had no visitors, and Anthony Ogle was not there. We started with Viv reminding us that Anthony Ogle will not be coming back in September. She suggested some sort of farewell party; we all agreed - Eddie our photographer may...

Dear All In drama today there were no visitors, and those not there were Sam, Sonas (in the morning) Luke H, Pip and her daughter Jess. We started with Brandon telling us we will need to rehearse both Your Call and Steep Rain during the day. Then he said we have been invited...

Dear All Today was was the Workshop for Rachel Barnett's play for this year's PIAW. It is called Openings. We started with a getting to know each other game taken by Andrea, Brandon and musical director Jay. Then Rachel explained the story of the play. It will...