Acting on Impulse Blog



Our recent film ‘Penalty’ is making its way round film festivals, and doing rather well, if you’ve read the previous blog. So until the film fest season is over, we can’t put it on our YouTube channel for all to enjoy. The good news is…..if you come to our biennial fundraiser on 9th March, you’ll […Read more]

PENALTY – the premiere


PENALTY Intrusive thoughts can be a nightmare but imagine if the thoughts weren’t your own… When Danny and Jada arrive at a hotel, it soon becomes clear that they are surrounded by people who want something from them. With dated décor and staff performing bizarre routines, checking out may seem like the best option. But […Read more]

Grant Funding from Peter Kershaw Trust


We are so grateful to The Peter Kershaw Trust who have given us funding for our main workshop and performance project for 2016/17. The late Peter Kershaw was the former chairman of the Joseph HOLT brewery. The trust established in 1974 gives grants for the benefit of the disadvantaged people of Manchester and North Cheshire.

The new season of workshops begin


  The actors arrived eagerly looking forward to a new season of workshops. There were a good number back from the last project and a number of newcomers – most of these had arrived after being involved in one of our series of mini-workshops that we have held at various agencies around Manchester. The plan […Read more]

Summer 2016 Barbecue and Award Presentation


A sunny Sunday in August saw the actors coming together for a barbecue. It was time to reminisce over the past year and all that was achieved through the 10 films making up ‘Life’s a Lottery’. Each actor received their certificate plus some individualised photo’s of their performances and of cause that very precious copy […Read more]