Hazel Darwin-Edwards is an Associate Artist with Starcatchers and he has worked on several projects and residencies with them as a theatre maker, performer and puppeteer. She co-led the Expecting Something pilot with parents under 25 and their babies, and also delivered workshops across Scotland for adults who work with Early Years as part of the Creative Skills Programme. Before that she co-led the Nickum residency in Aberdeen with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra. She has created and performed several shows with Starcatchers including Hup, Too Many Cooks, The Forgotten Forest, The Attic and Round in Circles. Hazel is also lucky enough to have worked with many other great theatre companies in Scotland including Frozen Charlotte, Catherine Wheels, Visible Fictions, Strange Town and The National Theatre of Scotland.

 

Projects and Productions for Starcatchers

CLOUD FACTORY

ARTIST: MATT ADDICOTT

AGE SUITABILITY: 2-4

Cloud Factory took place in the open plan library space at Platform. Two workers from the Cloud Factory took the audience on a journey through their workplace, and asked for their help to create a new cloud.

Other artists on project: Claire Halleran, Robert Pattinson

 

ELF EXPERIMENT

ARTIST: MATT ADDICOTT

Elf Experiment was an exploratory performance workshop which visited nurseries across East Glasgow. Created by Matt Addicott and incorporating other performers and musicians, it allowed the artists to draw on the responses of the children to inform the development of the workshops.

Other artists on project: Scott Twynhol, Hazel Darwin-Edwards

 

FIRST LIGHT

ARTIST: MATT ADDICOTT

AGE SUITABILITY: 0-2 YEAR OLDS

Between night and day

When everybody is asleep

They are having fun

Meet the Man in the Moon and a woman called Dawn as they work, play and meet at sunrise.

https://vimeo.com/24855806

FIRST LIGHT was performed at the Starcatchers International Symposium

Other artists on project: Scott Twynhol, Jen Edgar, Claire Halleran