On 29th May 2019 PILOT Nights will land at Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton! Demi Nandhra & Toni Lewis are your Co-Pilots for this edition, bringing back the 90’s with a quintessential pyjama party theme. PILOT Nights is a chance for performance makers to present up to 20 minutes of new or existing work-in-progress material, in front of […]
About Jo Newman
Jo Newman is Co-Artistic Director of Tin Box, a Birmingham-based theatre company who collaboratively devise theatre which explores inventive uses of storytelling, visual theatre and site-specific performance. Tin Box were theatre-makers on the REP Foundry Programme 2013 and are part of the New Diorama Theatre’s emerging theatre companies scheme. Tin Box are also visiting lecturers at the University of Wolverhampton.
Jo is on the Board of Directors for Sampad South Asian Arts, Birmingham, has worked as an Assistant Director with Women & Theatre, as an Administration and Projects Assistant with Birmingham Opera Company and a Curatorial Assistant on the Open Project at mac Birmingham. She is currently working as a freelance theatre practitioner and a script reader at the Birmingham REP. She has also recently qualified as a yoga teacher, running regular classes across Birmingham.
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We are delighted to announce the line up for the next PILOT Night! Co-PILOTed by Strictly Arts Theatre Company the next PILOT Nights will take place at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry on Thursday 14th January 2016 We are excited to welcome these fantastic theatre makers from across the UK to perform their work-in-progress pieces: Coven […]
SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN FOR THE NEXT PILOT NIGHT At Belgrade Theatre Coventry on Thursday 14th January 2016 On Thursday 14th January PILOT Nights will land at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry co-piloted by Strictly Arts Theatre Company. This is a chance for contemporary theatre makers to present up to 20 minutes of new, work-in-progress material, in front […]
And what a stonking line-up it is. We are delighted to announce the line up for the next PILOT Night! Co-PILOTed by lovely local theatre makers Francesca Millican-Slater and Sarah Baker, the next PILOT Nights will take place at AE Harris on Thursday 19th March. We are excited to welcome these fantastic theatre makers from […]
On Thursday 19th March PILOT Nights will land at AE Harris. This is a chance for contemporary theatre makers to present up to 20 minutes of new, work-in-progress material, in front of a real live audience and industry peers. Artists will receive a small fee, professional photo and video documentation of their work, and feedback from […]
Happy New Year from the PILOT Nights team!We are delighted to announce our programme for 2015/16. All the event and submission dates are below so get those diaries at the ready! Thursday 19th March 2015 | PILOT Nights @ AE HARRIS Submissions open TODAY! 9th January 2015 Submissions close: 30th January 2015 www.aeharrisvenue.co.uk Thursday 8th October 2015 | […]
We had a cracking night on Tuesday with the final PILOT Nights event of 2014 at Warwick Arts Centre. 6 fantastic theatre makers from across the UK showed extracts of new ideas. Thanks so much to everyone who came along, you were a lovely, supportive audience and helped to create a safe space for the artists […]
For our next PILOT Nights event we’re teaming up with Warwick Arts Centre and Co-Pilots Nick Walker and Stephanie Ridings. The event will take place at Warwick Arts Centre at 7:30pm on Tuesday 14th October 2014. If you are a theatre-maker interested in sharing what you’re working on in front of a lively and supportive […]
Our next PILOT Nights event will take place at mac Birmingham on 31st July and will be co-piloted by Toyin Omari-Kinch and Jouvan Fucinni. We’re delighted to announce the artist line-up as: Alice Mary Cooper Blue Cow Brave New Worlds BraveNewWorld 2: Trinity Rachel Dealtry Epiphany Rebecca Coley and Karia Williams No God No Girls The […]
PILOT Nights are delighted to announce the line-up for the first ever PILOT Sites in association with the Birmingham Hippodrome and Co-Pilot Lou Lomas. PILOT Sites will offer artists working in sited and/or outdoor environments the opportunity to test their ideas as part of this well-loved work-in-progress platform. The line up for PILOT Sites is: […]