DIY Theatre Company has been creating entertaining, accessible and thought-provoking theatre since 1994. Our shows are based on our own ideas and experiences, use lots of different art forms and are suitable for small scale touring.
The story so far: We still have a long way to go in creating our Following Patient 36 Story but would like to share our research and development so far. Following Patient 36 looks at Learning Disability History in Salford. We have found this a very challenging process and some of the things we have […]Find out more
DIY actors played Patient 36 built on the legacy of Mabel Cooper, a learning disabled activist and resident of a long-stay hospital who refused to be silent. This was an incredibly moving performance and taught us a lot about what it was like to live as a learning disabled person in earlier times.Find out more