Artistic Director – Goodbye Arabella, Welcome Eleanor

We are very excited to introduce Eleanor Henderson as the newly appointed Artistic Director of Kestrel Theatre Company, who has taken up the post as of August. Eleanor is a highly experienced director & professional actor, working for nearly a decade performing in...

March 2021 – After Time

Four Kestrel alumni worked with the writer Simon Longman to create fictional stories that looked at the experiences of finishing a prison sentence and the problems and possibilities of finding yourself in a new life. The collective piece is called AFTER TIME. This was...

Welcoming Marc Conway to the Board

We are delighted to welcome Marc Conway, Prison Engagement Officer for The Prison Reform Trust and a Kestrel Alumnus to our Board of Trustees. Here he is (right) with Ricardo Thomas in rehearsals for Broken Dreams, performed at the Royal Court Theatre, London in...

After Time 2

Following on from the success of our contribution to the nationwide initiative led by Headlong Theatre, Signal Fires in November 2020, in March 2021 and still in lockdown we worked with four more Kestrel alumni, to produce four new fictional stories about men dealing...