Collaborators, Partners, Funders


Jon Van Beek
Jon Van Beek is a freelance designer and prop maker who has several years experience designing work for young audience as well as T.V and film. His practice is a based on design and making skills that are orientated towards an expanded or social conception of theatre.

Nicola Miles-Wildin
Nicola is a Disabled Director and theatre maker. She has directed for Graeae, National Theatre and is currently Assistant Director at Manchester Royal Exchange.

Creative Partners

Drake Music
Drake Music are leaders in music, disability and technology. They are innovators, educators, curators and advocates who believe everyone has the right to express themselves creatively through music. 

Graeae is a force for change in world-class theatre, boldly placing D/deaf and disabled actors centre stage and challenging preconceptions.

Teatro Prova
Based in Bergamo, Italy, Teatro Prova produces theatre for young audiences along side programming and training with a four on inclusion.

Our current A Different Way  see us working with core partners Half Moon Theatre, Spark Arts for Children, New Wolsey Theatre and Mimbre with supporting partners Graeae Theatre
Company, Attenborough Arts Centre and ASSITEJ UK, to support the growth of inclusive theatre for young audiences.


Arts Council England
ACE believe that great art and culture inspires us, brings us together and teaches us about ourselves and the world around us. In short, it makes life better.

Without Walls is the UK’s largest commissioner of outdoor arts shows, taking inspiring new work to audiences all over the country and beyond.