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Spotlight Scholarship Programme

Help raise £10,000 to support gifted performers in their places at Drama schools and to continue the work of ASA’s Spotlight Scholarship programme. The Spotlight Scholarship Programme was.. Read More →

How the Neil Hudgell Trust helped us to make Ocho

Find out how  theNeil Hudgell Trust helped us to create Ocho with Archbishop Sentamu. The following info is taken from the Hudgell Solicitors website.  .. Read More →

Playwright John Godber in plea for arts funding at Palace ceremony

He is Britain’s third most performed playwright, after Shakespeare and Alan Ayckbourn, so it was perhaps not surprising that words came easily to him in.. Read More →

New work by John Godber and Told by an Idiot among Sky Arts’ first £1m Brexit commissions

This article was published by The Stage on 25th October. — Sky Arts has announced the first commissions of its £1 million project to make 50.. Read More →

Press Release: The Kings of Hull

Commissioned for Hull UK City of Culture 2017, The Kings of Hull receives its world premiere at the newly reopened Hull New Theatre on 27 Wednesday.. Read More →

Giving Young People an Amazing Opportunity

We’re working on a very exciting project withArchbishop Sentamu school in East Hull. Last September, the school launched a new scholarship programme to give young people.. Read More →

Ocho to be Performed in East Yorkshire and Spain

Ocho tells the story of eight men from Hull who went to fight in the Spanish Civil War. Jane Thornton is a BAFTA – winning.. Read More →

Shakers at East Riding Theatre

A popular classic for over thirty years, Shakers is coming to East Riding Theatre! The beautiful Beverley venue will host a show that has been exported.. Read More →

Shafted Now On Tour

Starting from Wednesday the 3rd of February at the Theatre Wakefield Royal our new play Shafted will be on tour. We will be on tour.. Read More →

Launch Of New Website

We have been busy behind the scenes creating our new John Godber Company website. The new website will serve as a one stop port of.. Read More →