Category Archive: The Good Person of Szechwan

The Good Person of Szechwan

Judith Corp – Weald of Kent

‘The company are skilled practitioners with real energy, drive, enthusiasm and commitment. They know their Brecht thoroughly and take real joy in conveying his ideas to their audience. They were inspirational and the audience entranced.’

Royal Grammar School

‘The students found the performance dynamic and inspirational.’

Dr Challoners School

‘Wonderful use of puppets, video and props –not to mention the fantastic versatility and professionalism of the cast- fantastic!.’

Jerry Strachan – St Edwards

‘Exceptionally slick and professional and taken at a breakneck pace. As clear and entertaining as I’ve ever seen Brecht done. I have ever worked with a theatre company so organised. Smooth as silk and tremendously valuable.’

Crookhorn College

‘The directing and overall concept was superb. We loved how you used the masks and projector screen. The Gods were hilarious! We also really appreciated how you were so enthusiastic and energetic, despite early mornings, long drives and hectic conditions!.’

Seevic College

‘The students were highly impressed by the standard of acting brought to their own theatre.’

Barton Peveril College

‘The use of gestic acting and highlighting the dialectical alternative was very useful for students.’

Dominique Neville – Strodes College

‘Really well directed – the production flowed and held together brilliantly. Lovely diversity with puppets, costumes and projections.’

Peacehaven Community School

‘Engaging performances. The students loved it when the actors were amongst them.’

Kennett School

‘Excellent. You provide an invaluable resource for students struggling to cope with the idea of Gestic acting. Superior to most attempts at Brecht I have encountered.’

Test Valley School

‘It was excellent and demonstrated everything needed to help my students create their own Brechtian pieces for coursework.’

JFS

‘We felt so thrilled to have such a fantastic performance.’

South Wirral High School

‘Excellent, truly ‘Brechtian’ and helped staff and students alike.’

Graham Hamlyn – Prior Pursglove College

‘Excellent feedback from the students (the people that matter!) they are asking when you will be back!’

Richard Smith – Friends School

‘Excellent production, thank you!. It is great to see a company showing ‘real drama.’

Stonyhurst College

‘A superb performance which ticked all the exam requirement boxes perfectly! Our students were entertained, educated and made to think! An A-Level theatre studies teacher’s dream!’

Stantonbury Campus Theatre

‘The students found the performance both entertaining and very helpful with reinforcing Brechtian techniques and practise.’

Jo Murphy – Bedales School

‘Your dedication and total engagement in all aspects of your work is genuinely superb. The sixth formers were hugely impressed by your energy and intense physicality…

Chris Gill – Wycombe High School

‘An excellent company – Professional, well organised, touring a production that has been specifically geared to the requirements of Theatre Studies students’