past


Since 2008 curious directive has produced 20 projects/pieces of devised theatre about science on varying scales and with various partners, venues and festivals playing to over 100,000 audience members across the UK.

In 2016, we toured our second mid-scale production, the award winning Spindrift.

On the left hand side you can click through our archive.

With regular Grants from Arts Council England, we’ve also been been lucky enough to be shortlisted for, and in some cases, win the following 15 prestigious awards.

Norfolk Arts Award, Best Theatre Production (SPINDRIFT, 2016)
Best Director Nomination, Off West End Awards (YOUR LAST BREATH, 2016)
Scotsman Fringe First Award (PIONEER, 2014)
Brighton Fringe Award (Shortlist) (PIONEER, 2014)
Wellcome Trust Arts Award (THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS, 2013)
The Oxford Samuel Beckett Award FINALIST (THESE BONES OF MINE, 2012-13)
Shortlisted for IdeasFund Award, IdeasTap (AFTER THE RAINFALL, 2012)
Shortlisted for Sky Arts Award (AFTER THE RAINFALL, 2011)
Scotsman Fringe First Award (YOUR LAST BREATH, 2011)
Shortlisted for the Carol Tambor Award (YOUR LAST BREATH, 2011)
Public Engagement of Science Small Award (EXOPLANETS, 2011)
Creative Landscape Award (RETURN TO THE SILENCE, NSDF 2009)
Cameron Macintosh Award (RETURN TO THE SILENCE, NSDF 2009)
Best Lighting Award (RETURN TO THE SILENCE, NSDF 2009)
Best Sound Award (RETURN TO THE SILENCE, NSDF 2009)

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