Playground 3 | Adventures in Theatre Making

14 – 18 March 2022


Tinderbox are excited to announce that they are now accepting submissions for Playground 3, a five day intensive in contemporary devising and physical theatre practice. Since 2017, 100 freelance artists have engaged with their specialist training programmes (Play machine; Playground) and they are delighted to continue providing a space for artists to explore non-textual theatre performance.

This 5 day Intensive ‘Everything moves’ will explore body, space and theatrical form to devise new performance.

Playground 3 will be delivered by Tinderbox’s Artistic Director and award winning writer, Patrick J O’Reilly, whose extensive training at the International school of Jacque Le Coq in Paris, ArtHaus Berlin, and career as a performer and theatre maker aims to create theatre spaces that challenge, inspire and celebrate artist authenticity and creative freedom.

Fee for 5 day Intensive £175, limited spaces available. The programme will take place in the Cube at the Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast.

To apply, please submit an expression of Interest and CV to

Interviews will take place 24th February 2022