Monday, 9 August 2010

Our First Review

Is here, at the Fringe Report. Pretty favourable, eh? It would be nice if there were one killer sentence we could stick on the poster, but you can't have everything!

Monday, 2 August 2010

Meet the Director.

Here's an interview with our director, Paul Blinkhorn.

"It's a really fantastic script - a deceptively simple story, told in 11 short scenes, each one six months apart" he explains. It does contain spoilers, so if you're coming to see it, read it afterwards, not now!

Rehearsal Photo 4

Rehearsal Photo 3

Rehearsal Photo 2

Rehearsal Photo 1

Thursday, 17 June 2010

Sunday, 13 June 2010

Glenn Speers

Glenn Speers.

Paula Gilbert

Paula Gilbert.

The Promo Photo

The Facebook Group

Here it is: 111 members so far.

The Press Release


Chilling Out Theatre presents


by Peter Briffa

As Part of the Camden Fringe
Etcetera Theatre, 265 Camden High Street, London, NW1 7BU
7.30 p.m.
August 10-13
All tickets £7.50
Ticket booking 08444 77 1000 or

Liverpool Street. A man and a woman, alone in a room. An unopened bottle of champagne lies on the table. He stands in the doorframe and hangs up his phone.

Outside, a police car.

A lot can happen in one room in five years.

Warning: not suitable for children

Since his debut production Night of the Fox premiered at the Lilian Baylis, Sadler’s Wells, Peter Briffa has written opinion columns for the Times, the First Post, and a piece of political philosophy for the Civitas think tank, entitled Trust in Me: Politicians and Why we Hate them. In the last four years he has also established himself as one of the leading commentators on reality television for the News of the World.

Director Paul Blinkhorn is a recent graduate of the MA Theatre Directing programme at East 15 Acting School supported through the AHRC. His 2008/2009 theatre production of Stephen Belber’s ‘Tape’ was nominated for Best Production at Buxton Festival Fringe and was subsequently programmed at the Library Theatre Manchester as part of their Re:Play Festival. His awardwinning short film ‘Duty Calls’ has been shown internationally in Canada, France, Germany and Romania.

For further information please contact Peter Briffa on 07967527332 or via

For more information on the Camden Fringe please contact Michelle or
Zena at the Etcetera Theatre: 020 7482 4857, or

The Basics

We are Chilling Out Theatre, a company founded by Peter Briffa.

Our first show is Siren, a one-act play. If this comes off, there will be more.

The director is Paul Blinkhorn, and the cast consists of Paula Gilbert and Glenn Speers.