11 Feb 2016

Spring Short Courses

This spring we are delighted to be offering our second series of short courses at The Monkey House. The courses are in Suzuki Method, Meisner, both for beginners and improvers, Clown and Working with Shakespeare – something for everyone!  All courses are led by associate...
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05 Jan 2016

Stage Combat Vlog

This term our second years on the Two Year Rep course have been training in Stage Combat finishing with an BASSC exam. Below second years Liam Walsh and Will Townsend talk about their experience!
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09 Dec 2015

Puppetry Vlog

As we head towards the end of a fantastic first term at the Monkey House we are producing a series of Vlogs to give a flavour of what we’ve been up to over the last few months! The first our vlogs comes from our first year Two Year Rep monkeys Elliot Liburd and Edd Hill and...
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15 Sep 2015

The Monkey House

Fourth Monkey has moved! We are delighted to announce that Fourth Monkey has moved into its own premises in Seven Sisters Road near Finsbury Park Station, North London, commencing operations with a new intake of students this month! Artistic Director Steven Green says, “This move...
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21 Aug 2015

Edinburgh Fringe Grimm Season #2

Week Two has certainly flown past in an onslaught of performances, marketing and parties. After receiving our second four star review from Broadway Baby for Little Red Cap, moods were high and our performances became more and more confident. The sheer popularity of our shows has...
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11 Aug 2015

Edinburgh Fringe Grimm Season #1

We are five days in to our run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and with sell-out shows and a four star review just in it’s so far so good! Year of the Monkey company member Lali Coombes will be documenting their Edinburgh experience through a series of weekly blogs, the...
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05 Aug 2015

Edinburgh Fringe 2015 here we come…

Two coaches, two cats and transferring your inbox  Steven Green, Artistic Director Edfringe comes but once a year, but when it comes boy does it arrive with an accelerated jolt out of a unanticipated blue horizon. This year it has to be said is no different, but after my...
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23 Jul 2015

Commedia dell’Arte Residential #4

Final week has arrived and I don’t think anyone saw it coming! This week has been slightly different to the first three weeks of training – instead of learning any new characters or having ‘lessons’, we have spent the week preparing for our final...
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14 Jul 2015

Commedia dell’Arte Residential #3

Monday morning of our third week began with Antonio telling us to ‘grab a weapon!’  Yes, you have guessed correctly, this week we are incorporating duals to our repertoire. After being taught the correct way to use the sticks and having great fun practicing, Antonio...
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