Offbeat News

A Moody Shot

Just looking through a few photos for steampunk costume pics and I found this fantastically moody shot from our Beauty and the Beast production a few years back. We did use steampunk costumes in that show, but not for the Beast (Joshua Herriott on the right with cool dreadlocks) or Read more…

By Barbara, ago
Offbeat News

Romeo and Juliet 20’s style

We recently helped to costume a production of Romeo and Juliet for Bourne End Academy in Bucks. This looks like a suitably sombre, atmospheric shot of the final scene to me. The 20s style is so elegant and instantly associated with parties (of the rich) and gangsters. Good choice for Read more…

By Barbara, ago
Costumes

Fabulous Alice Costumes almost ready …

Which is just as well as it’s booked out in February! A sneak preview of some of the costumes that made it onto the stage last year in a lovely production by St Richard’s School, Bredenbury. You can see more wonderfulness on the Offbeat Wonderland page

By Barbara, ago
Offbeat News

Award for SPYS with ‘Darkness!’

Last night SPYS (Sodbury Players Youth Section) won the Best Youth award for their production of Rob Hockley’s “Darkness in the night” at the Bristol One-act drama festival!!!! Congratulations from all at OffbeatTheatre – especially a delighted playwright. We’re proud and delighted to have been a part of what must Read more…

By Barbara, ago
Offbeat News

The Killing of Poe

The latest Offbeat show – in Bromyard & Bredenbury (Herefordshire) in Feb. It’s been a long time in the pipeline (as has a blog post), but everything comes to fruition eventually. The strange play that I started in the summer of last year has emerged and is almost ready to Read more…

By Barbara, ago