Theatreworks is a Number One Theatre Production Company with a commitment to staging fresh adaptations of classic literary works, new writing, and multi media collaborations which involve the use of music, dance, puppetry. It also provides a fantastic range of text related design, drama, puppetry and technical workshops, scripts for schools, national design competitions for young people, talks, demonstrations and many exciting work experience and training opportunities for those new to and studying professional Theatre Arts.
The company is lead by Ali Gorton and Miles Chambers and mounts two large scale and two 'challenging spaces' productions a year. Ali has produced over forty pieces for the national touring circuits over the past twenty years and has worked with bodies such as West Midlands Arts, The Foundation for Sport and The Arts, English Heritage, West Wales Arts, The Highland Regional Council, Highlands and Islands Development Council, South West Arts, The National Trust, Historic Scotland, and numerous Economic Development and Rural Touring councils to stage productions in Theatres, Arts Centres, Museums, Galleries, Historic Properties and Community venues.
Miles has a sixteen year theatre history managing fives seasons of open-air Shakespeare in Oxford, Theatre- In- Education projects in the U.K. and Europe, Rep seasons, West End and Number One touring productions. Prior to moving into theatre production he worked in the Financial Services industry at banks, investment houses and stockbrokers.