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Ancient wisdom for new times

Ancient wisdom for new times

What can the 8th century Lindisfarne Gospels – the inspiration for Damn Cheek’s summer 2022 community project, The Causeway – tell us about the world in 2022? Quite a lot, explains writer and Executive Director, Tony Earnshaw.

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This is it…!

This is it…!

Mahsa Hammat Bahary has been appointed an Associate Artist for Damn Cheek. Here she describes her path to becoming an actor.

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Monday’s Child and the lesson of acceptance

Monday’s Child and the lesson of acceptance

Julie Latimer of Age UK Gateshead writes about the importance of acceptance when a family member has dementia, and about how Damn Cheek’s production of Monday’s Child is helping to spread this valuable message.

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New Advisory Board members

New Advisory Board members

At Damn Cheek, we’re fortunate to have such a talented, diverse and experienced group of people on our Advisory Board. Here, 2 of our recently appointed members – Stephen Thompson and Ali Pottinger – introduce themselves.

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A show is born

A show is born

Monday’s Child designer Chris de Wilde offers a glimpse into the creative process and thinking for Damn Cheek’s latest production.

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Planting

Planting

Our Executive Director Tony Earnshaw reflects on January resolutions, and on where our focus should be, in a new poem for the new year.

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New Year Resolutions

New Year Resolutions

Our Executive Director Susan Quilliam offers you the festive ‘gift’ of a different approach to achieving meaningful, lasting change in 2022 and beyond.

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