Comedy, Street & Immersive Theatre
Trifle Gathering Productions (TGP) are a Cornwall based theatre company led by female practitioners. TGP have a strong track record of touring high quality, engaging & accessible comedy theatre & pop-up performances in theatre, community & festival settings. Alongside the theatre work TGP have developed & delivered work for & with the Learning Disabilities Community ‘HomesGrown’, therapeutic training tackling child sexual exploitation in partnership with Cornwall NHS, Social Services & Police ‘Useful Psychology’ & ‘Agents for Change', a youth development project for the Redruth High Street Heritage Action Zone initiative.
Trifle Gathering’s brand of humour is entertaining, irreverent, cleaver & saucy. Exploring all that is peculiar whilst celebrating the stories of life’s unsung heroes. Trifle Gathering Productions brand of anarchic satire brings the community closer through a shared appreciation of the absurdity & transience of life
Artistic Director: Kyla Goodey
Kyla studied at the Desmond Jones School of Mime and Physical Theatre, Clowning with Mick Barnfather & John Wright.
Her Acting credits include: Ubu, 946 Adolphus Tips, Tregeagle, Don Quixote – Kneehigh, Gastronomic & Pleasure Gardens- Hoodwink, Quasimodo, Twelfth Night & The Chairs – Miracle Theatre, Hamlet - Cube, Evening of Trance & Rap, Dancing Diggers Roadshow, Charity Shop Cabaret & Endless featuring N:Dless -Trifle Gathering Productions, The Thing about Psychopaths, Sex & Docks & Rock & Roll & Big Society - Red Ladder, Wolfs Child – WildWorks, Streaming – Pipeline.
Kyla's Director/Co Director credits include: Wolfs Child (Cornwall) & 100: UnEarth- WildWorks, Endless featuring N:Dless, Charity Shop Cabaret, Evening of Trance & Rap, Dancing Diggers & Great Dark Gathering – Trifle Gathering Productions, Lessons in Love- Carmen & Mimi, Private Lives- Cube & Dirty Words- Cheap Date Dance.
Assistant Director/ Producer credits include: Window to the World- Kneehigh, The Yule-Tide Arc-Ive & A Great Night Out - WildWorks, Romeo & Juliet, Taming of the Shrew, The Frightened lady, Time Machine & Aladdin- Miracle Theatre, The Masked Ball- Performance Producer, Arc Live, One Billion Rising & Kerpow Vibin- Kerpow (Kernow Power of Women).
Kyla has also written Charity Shop Cabaret, Evening of Trance & Rap with the Ogden Sisters, Office Christmas Do, Dancing Digger Roadshow & Endless featuring N:Dless- Trifle Gathering Productions
Artistic Director: Sally Crooks
Sally studied with Ecole Philippe Gaulier, and has BA Hons in Drama & diploma in Counselling and therapy.
Her acting credits include: Endless featuring N:Dless, The Office Christmas Do, Get Digger with the Dancing Digger Roadshow, A Curious Evening of Trance & Rap with the Ogden Sisters, Zodiac & The Charity Shop Cabaret - Trifle Gathering Productions. Zonk FM, Beauty & the Beast from Mars, The Revenge of Rumplestiltskin, The Taming of the Shrew & The Great Silence - Miracle Theatre, Beauty V’s Beast & Madame Lucinda’s Wondershow - Rogue Theatre.
Sally's Directing / Assistant Directing credits include: The Trench - Collective Arts, The Magnificent Three & Bah Humbug - Miracle Theatre. Keisha & Debbie - Useful Psychology.
Managing and Producing credits include: Co-Produced all of Trifle Gathering Productions work since 2007, Oxygen- Dreadnought South West, A Pleasure Promenade commissioned - Princesses Pavilions Falmouth, A Great Dark Gathering (Arts Festival) -Trifle Gathering Productions and Scary Little Girls, For King and Kernow -Collective Art, The Masked Ball- Arc Live.
Sally is also a guest Artistic Director on the BA Acting course at Falmouth University
Artistic Director: Hannah Stephens
Hannah is a Restorative Justice facilitator and lead singer of punk girl band Shagrat.
Her Acting credits include: The Third Policeman, The Magnificent Three, Aladdin, The Tempest, Treasure Island, A Perfect World, Bah Humbug, Cinderella, Waiting For Godot, Life’s A Dream - Miracle Theatre, Vindicta Games, The Lost Code Of Eryx, Little Green Banknotes - ‘Owdyado Theatre, Transports, Spillikin - Pipeline Theatre & The Importance Of Being Earnest & A Christmas Carol - Near Ta Theatre
Hannah's Directing / Assistant Directing credits/ Dramaturgy credits include: The Cherry Orchard, Bah Humbug, Dr Livingstone I Presume - Miracle Theatre, The Trench, The Spy Who Loved Me - Collective Arts, The Land Of The Three Towers, Please Hold - You Should See The Other Guy & The Meister And The Melonheads - Hannah Stephens Solo Show