Formed in 1981, Basingstoke-based Proteus is an award-winning theatre company who bring critically acclaimed artists and theatre makers to villages, towns and cities across the UK and beyond. They reach an average of over 75K people annually, the majority of whom live in non-urban communities and have limited arts provision. Artistic excellence and innovation is their highest priority, ensuring that the work we present to our audiences is world class.

‘The best of British Theatre from Basingstoke’ // THE INDEPENDENT

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We joined Proteus in 2017 as Creative Producer. Since then, we have worked with Proteus to:

  • Secure almost £300K in grants and commissions
  • Programme a day-long festival of circus and outdoor art as part of Basingstoke Festival
  • Provide bespoke professional and artist development support to a range of artists including our associates Nearly There Yet, Scratchbuilt Productions, and Ben Mills