Devised by The Company | Directed by Sophie Cottle, Emile Clarke & Eli Lower

Photography by Chelsey Cliff


New ideas. Bold concepts. Theatrical innovation.

SCRATCH has taken students from the Bath Theatre Academy; given them the tools from a team of theatre makers; and let their imaginations loose

Each newly formed company has been mentored from the conception of an idea through to execution by working industry professionals. This will be the first iteration of those ideas. This is the first time an audience will see them. This is theatre-making in its rawest form.

You, the audience, play a key role in developing these scratch pieces by being here to experience their first public performances tonight. Expect an eclectic mix of short pieces exploring themes chosen by the theatre makers of tomorrow.

Their starting stimulus; a colour…

Showing: 06/02/2024 - 06/02/2024


Director & Dramaturg: Sophie Cottle

Director & Dramaturg: Emile Clarke

Director & Dramaturg: Eli Lower

Lighting Design: Lloyd Evans

Stage Management: Hollie Marshall

Studio Technician: Emily Smith

Course Leader: James Moore

Course Producer: Alicia Sharp

Course Coordinator: James Creed

Curriculum Lead: Kris Hallett

Course Tutor: Deb Miles

Course Administrator: Tracey Cook

The Egg Theatre Manager: Lindsay Baker

Thanks to:

Steph Kempson & Matt Avery


RED: Tim Dawson, Mai Donovan, Lily Hann, Jess Hyde & Giorgio Mills

BLUE: Hana Ellingham, Jesse Everson, Alicia Kitainik, Zehra Sen & Sam Warren

GOLD: Axel Bode, Cece Daniels, Rosie McDonald, Adam Murdock & Tilda Wickham

PURPLE: Emily Andrews, Daisy Caldwell, Demelza Pegden, Isla Robertson & Mia Van Dyk

ORANGE: Flo Caidan, Katherine Jackson, Freddie Jones & Emma Preston

PINK: Bee Hancock, Miranda McEwen, AJ Meadow, Riannon Passey Brown & Amy Pix

YELLOW: Ebony Bardsley, Anya Knowles, Aeisha Gayle, Molly Moore & Rebecca Tanner

GREEN: Charlie Dennett Lewis, Chloe Hodges, Georgia Osborne, Lily Sherwood-Gould & Curtis Teunon

Tickets can be booked via Theatre Royal Bath’s website or by clicking the button above.

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