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Smashed Project celebrated in UK Parliament

By | 2016-05-12T15:47:24+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Uncategorised|

We were delighted to celebrate The Smashed Project at the House of Commons on the 25th April. The event, hosted by Jason McCartney MP, was a chance to celebrate the achievements of the project to date, both in Great Britain and around the world. It also looked forward to taking our message of the dangers [...]

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Smashed Project launches in Vietnam!

By | 2016-05-12T14:36:55+00:00 November 17th, 2015|Uncategorised|

The Smashed Project has gone live in Vietnam – with a preview and pilot tour of schools in Ho Chi Minh City. I was thrilled to be in attendance at the preview and the response from schools over the last week has been fantastic. It was a ground breaking moment for the Smashed Project. After [...]

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Smashed in Northern Ireland!

By | 2016-05-12T14:39:33+00:00 September 21st, 2015|Uncategorised|

I was delighted to arrive in Belfast on Friday to audition actors for our upcoming theatre-in-education tour of Northern Ireland. We had a fantastic day at the Grand Opera House seeing some brilliant actors. I think we are going to be spoilt for choice! The tour launches in Belfast on the 11th January and tours [...]

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Welcome to the Smashed Project Website

By | 2018-02-21T09:11:49+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Uncategorised|

Welcome to the new Smashed Project website! Smashed is a theatre-in-education programme which originated in the UK with the aim of reducing underage drinking by making powerful creative interventions in schools. The project uses theatre, interactive workshops, interactive teaching resources, and has robust evaluation methods. This year, the Smashed Project goes international. We are launching [...]

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MP Launches Nationwide ‘Smashed’ Tour in West Yorkshire

By | 2016-05-12T14:42:00+00:00 September 7th, 2015|Uncategorised|

‘Smashed’, our Responsible Drinking theatre in education tour was launched at Salendine Nook High School on Monday in Huddersfield. Jason McCartney MP for Colne Valley joined us and the Year 7 students to learn about the dangers of alcohol misuse through our powerful play performed by Dean, Monika, and Lee from Collingwood. Jason was great, [...]

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Smashed Project launches in Taiwan

By | 2018-02-21T09:11:49+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Uncategorised|

The Smashed Project will tour Taiwan from November this year! This is a result of strong partnerships between the British Council and the City Governments in Kaohsiung, Taipei, and New Taipei. On a recent visit to Taiwan to introduce the project, the British Council were instrumental in facilitating excellent consultations with the three education authorities [...]

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Smashed Project launches in Vietnam

By | 2018-02-21T09:11:50+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Uncategorised|

We are thrilled to announce that the Smashed Project will visit Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam in November 2015. Working with our creative partners Angela and Matthew from Socio Muso, the project will reach 30 schools working with 14/15 year old students. As I saw for myself on my last visit, the underage drinking [...]

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